Police urge caution after spate of garden thefts in Louth area

PEOPLE are being urged to take extra care after an increase in thefts of garden machinery and tools in the Louth area.

PCSO Justin Mekkaoui from the Louth Rural Neighbourhood Policing Team reports the increase and wants to remind people to ensure that items are stored and locked away whenever possible.

If anyone sees suspicious activity in the area they should contact Lincolnshire Police immediately on 101, or 999 in an emergency.