Thieves take four days to steal scaffolding - and no one notices


BRAZEN thieves who stole scaffolding from a building over the course of four days are being hunted by police.

The raid happened between Monday and Thursday last week, outside Harton Aquatics in Moor Lane, South Shields, where the scaffolding was erected.

Thieves dismantled scaffolding bars and equipment over several days and made off with it in a van.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen the offenders or noticed the vehicle used to contact officers.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting reference 30762K/14.