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Recent Crime and Incidents – Aug 2020
Date and Time
Crime Reference
Details (IP = Injured Person)

03/08/2020 19:30
Unknown suspect(s) have broken the padlock off the barn and stolen various power tools and X2 off road motocross bikes.

05/08/2020 17:00
Unknown suspect(s) have burrowed through the hedge of the IP's land and have then entered an unlocked barn on the land.  Suspect(s) have made off with a pressure washer TVO £1,000 and have also moved around some wood that was also in the barn.

06/08/2020 20:48
Unknown offender(s) have gained entry to a farm building, switched on electric isolators and set off a fire extinguisher and then smashed numerous brooms and threw them around. Damage TVO £175... No damage caused to the doors.

03/08/2020 08:30
Unknown suspects have gained entry to IPs lock up container which is on a farm and stolen a generator (now located) and some heavy duty event cabling TVO £3000.

24/08/2020 20:30
Unknown suspect(s) have smashed off lock to door to outbuilding rented by IP being used as a Tack Room. Once inside the building, suspect has removed the lock from a back room and stolen a Stihl petrol strimmer and a Karcher Power Washer. Also a set of keys for an off road vehicle stolen from a cupboard.

Clench Common
09/08/2020 22:00
Unknown suspect(S) have gained entry to the Farm by unknown means. They have then selected and stolen 3 brand new and working tools TVO £1800 from the unsecured shed where they were stored. Items stolen were a hedge cutter, leaf blower and Hedge Strimmer - STIHL

11/08/2020 21:30
Unknown suspects in 3 vehicles have gained entry to IPs property and have attempted to steal IPs trailer. No damage caused or property stolen.

03/08/2020 08:15
Unknown suspect has stolen 2 trailer ramps which value at around £300 each.

Bradford Leigh
09/08/2020 23:30
Three unknown suspects entered the bottom of the yard via a surrounding hedge. The suspects covered up one of the security cameras and started loading up and stealing non-ferrous metals from the stores. The suspects have dragged the metals out of "an opened ended shed", up over a bank and through the hedge.
Property - brass TVO £300, copper tube TVO £100 and taps and fittings (brass) TVO £300.

 12/08/2020 18:00
Unknown suspects have entered a secure yard and stolen a car trailer by cutting the securing padlock and removed the security chain. Suspects were seen by witness but failed to stop when chased. Stolen property - Heavy Car trailer - Make unknown ex RAC value approx. £1000


18/08/2020 10:53
Original Report 1/8/2017
Unknown suspect(s) have stolen the IP's boat after it was left at the address 3 yrs ago. The boat has now appeared for sale on website in workshop next to the address it was stolen from. Value £5,00-£6,000 at the time. 1 x Invader speed boat, 3 litre merc cruiser engine, wake board tower with blue stripes around the hull foam seats on a indepision trailer with flat tyre.

Teffont, Salisbury
19/08/2020 22:00
Unknown suspect (s) have driving on the IPs land leaving tyres marks have been killing hares and have been killing pheasants. This happened two or three times a week. This is part of a wider problem with hare coursing in the area.

Laverstock Salisbury
21/08/2020 05:00
Unknown suspect has gone into the farm and has killed 129 partridges on the estate. They have been stamped to death

26/08/2020 18:00
Unknown suspect has caused damage to a PX85 KOMATUS DOZER by shooting a pellet gun at it causing holes to both side windows 

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