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CRIME UPDATE (MELKSHAM) – 30/07/19 – 06/08/19
Here are the Community relevant crimes that have been reported in your area. If you have information that may be useful to us regarding any of these or any other crimes please call us on 101 and quote the number relating to the incident. Alternatively report anonymously via Crimestoppers online or 0800 555 111. To report a crime, call 101 or report online at our website . We cannot currently take reports of crime via email
Crime - Burglary (Dwelling)
31/07/2019 22:53
ATWORTH LANE SOUTH TO BATH ROAD ATWORTH, (ED12) Overnight a garage has been forced open and fuel and a chainsaw has been taken.

Crime - Burglary Business
01/08/2019 07:51
INTERCITY INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, MELKSHAM, (ED11) At around 0400 hours offenders have gained entry has been gained into a building causing damage to the locks and stolen around 9 Trial bikes.

Crime –Criminal Damage
02/08/2019 10:06
WOODROW ROAD, MELKSHAM, (ED11) Overnight on the 30th July an offender has made a deep scratch along the passenger side of a parked and unattended car.

Crime –Criminal Damage
03/08/2019 22:30
THE STRAND, STEEPLE ASHTON, (ED13) In the evening of the 3rd Aug offenders have gained access to field and have caused damage to the fencing.

Crime – Vehicle offences
04/08/2019 16:24
GRANVILLE ROAD, MELKSHAM, (ED11) Between the 2nd and 4th Aug an offender has stolen the rear and sides from a tipper vehicle which was parked and unattended.

Crime - Burglary Residential
04/08/2019 19:55
SEMINGTON ROAD, MELKSHAM, (ED11) An offender has entered an insecure premises via the front door. Once inside the suspect has taken Luis Vuitton handbag that had credit and debit cards and cash and a set of car keys.

Crime - Burglary Business
05/08/2019 08:05
MERLIN WAY, BOWERHILL, (ED12) Between the 3rd and 5th Aug offenders have broken in to the shed stolen a Dewalt Chop Saw and a Titan Garden Multi-tool.

Crime - Theft
05/08/2019 13:53
CHRIST CHURCH, CORSHAM ROAD, SHAW (ED12) Overnight on the 4th Aug offenders have taken lead off the church roof also causing some damage by pulling off some tiles.

Crime - Theft
05/08/2019 14:35
LEEKES OF MELKSHAM, BEANACRE ROAD, (ED11) A male suspect has been observed on CCTV stealing a Dyson vacuum cleaner from the store before driving away from the premises with a female in a Renault Clio. Police later received a report of the vehicle being driven dangerously. Officers located the vehicle parked up in a car park at Shearwater, near Warminster a few hours after the incident. A male and female were arrested on suspicion of theft and following a search of them and the vehicle, further arrested for possession of offensive weapons, possession of bladed articles and possession of an imitation firearm. A male in his 40’s from Melksham and a female in her 20’s from Trowbridge remain in Police custody at this time.

Crime - Theft
05/08/2019 23:13
DUXFORD CLOSE, BOWERHILL, (ED12) An offender has stolen an unsecured Pit Bike that was left outside side of a property whilst the owner was carrying out work on it. X Sport 110cc with a dark blue frame.
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