Investigation launched into Whaley Bridge car theft


Police have launched an investigation after an old-style car was stolen from farmland in Whaley Bridge.

Officers are appealing for information after thieves took a Mitsubishi Shogun 4x4 from farmland near Taxal Edge on Macclesfield Road.

A force spokesman described the vehicle as black in colour with distinctive off-road tyres.

The theft is believed to have taken place between noon on Saturday, November 28 and 9am on Sunday, November 29.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact PC Oliver Bates on 101, quoting crime number 51818/15.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.