18-year-old arrested in connection with thefts from cars

POLICE have arrested an 18-year-old Harpenden man in connection with several thefts from motor vehicles in St Albans that took place in the early hours of Wednesday. He has been released on police bail until early November.The arrest follows an incident

POLICE have arrested an 18-year-old Harpenden man in connection with several thefts from motor vehicles in St Albans that took place in the early hours of Wednesday. He has been released on police bail until early November.

The arrest follows an incident at around 1.53am when four cars had their door trims stolen in the area of George Street. Officers are now asking car owners to come forward if they believe their vehicle has also been affected.

Detective Constable John Phillips from the Local Crime Unit based at St Albans is investigating and said: "If you think your vehicle was targeted in the same way or you have any information about the thefts please come forward."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det Con Phillips on 0845 33 00 222 citing crime reference number F1/08/5048. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111


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