News Release

Car stolen from address

Dated: 04 Feb 2012

Information is being sought after a car was stolen in South Shields.

At 3.55am, on Sunday, January 15, a silver Ford Focus was stolen from outside an address on Geoffrey Street.

It was found abandoned a short time later, around 4.15am, at the rear of Sutherland Court, Whiteleas.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing.

Police are urging any witnesses to the initial incident or anyone who may have seen the car being abandoned to come forward.

People can contact police on 101 extension 69191 or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.