08/01/2016 Middlesbrough

30 Pigeons Stolen from an Allotment in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after 30 pigeons were stolen from Beechwood West Allotments on Gleneagles Road in Middlesbrough.

The incident occurred on the same night that 13 pigeons were stolen from the same allotment overnight from Thursday 7th January to today, Friday 8th January between 10pm and 8:15am.

It is believed that the two incidents are connected.

The pigeons are worth a substantial amount of money.

Anyone who may have seen the pigeons advertised for sale or anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact PC Scott Spitty on the non-emergency 101 number, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.