Appeal for witnesses after burglaries – Preston Bissett
On Tuesday (12/12) there were a number of crimes reported in the Preston Bissett area.
Approximately between 3:45am and 4pm offender(s) broke in to an outbuilding at a farm on Bushey Lane. Off-road motorbikes and a quad bike were stolen and a van was also set on fire.
On Main Street an offender broke into a ground floor front window of a house and stole vehicle keys and a BMW car.
At around 5:20am on School Lane a resident saw someone interfering with the cat flap. The offenders also searched the shed and a car parked outside, however nothing was stolen.
At about 5:30am another car was searched in Pound Lane, although nothing was taken.
Investigating Officer, Detective Constable Rachel Huggins based Aylesbury Police Station, said “We believe that all these crimes are linked. If any residents saw or heard anything in relations to these incidents, please call me.
“I also urge anyone with CCTV in the area to check the early hours of Tuesday morning to see if their cameras caught any images of the offenders”
If you have any information please call DC Huggins on the 24 hour non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 43170368208.
If you don’t want to speak to the police or give your details you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or report it online.
Please remain vigilant and make sure any suspicious activity is reported to the police, either on 101, or 999 in an emergency. Try to get a description of them, along with details of any vehicle they might be using.
Make sure you remove property from your vehicle and that it is locked, with the alarm set if you have one.
Check your own home security arrangements and make sure that doors and windows are looked and set your alarm if you have one. Remove keys from door locks and keep vehicle keys out of sight.
Further advice and information on preventing wintertime burglary can be found on the Thames Valley Police website.