06/02/2017 Hartlepool

Appeal to Trace Owner of Suspected Stolen Golf Clubs

Police are appealing to identify the owner of suspected stolen property recovered from an address in Hartlepool.

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A bag of golf clubs were located at an address on Devon Street today. They are suspected to have been stolen from a vehicle, potentially in the local area.

A 41-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of theft of metal. He has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Detective Sergeant Mark Haworth, from Hartlepool Volume Crime Team, said: “We believe that these golf clubs may have been stolen from a vehicle within the Hartlepool area and anyone with information about this incident or the owner of the golf clubs is asked to contact police on 101.

“I would also like to remind vehicle owners in the area to ensure that they secure their vehicle at all times as there have been a number of thefts from vehicles in the area recently. Please take valuables out of your vehicle or ensure that they are kept out of sight.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact DS Mark Haworth from Hartlepool Volume Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.