Officers believe tool haul was stolen

Blackpool police are appealing for help in tracing the owners of a haul of power tools discovered at a property in the town.

Sunday, 23rd October 2016, 10:42 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:46 pm
This haul of tools has been recovered by police

Officers believe the property is stolen and may have multiple owners.

The goods recovered includes several items of electrical testing equipment, a Makita sander and several Makita drills.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: “A large number of power tools has been recovered and we believe the items to be stolen.

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“If you recognise any of the items contact Lancashire Police on 101 or email [email protected]

A full catalogue of the items recovered can be viewed on the Blackpool Police Facebook page.

In recent months The Gazette has reported on several breaks-ins involving power tools and electrical equipment being taken from vans.

Many of the crimes took place in South Shore.