Wheathampstead theft of sweets leaves bad taste in the mouth

PUBLISHED: 15:29 24 September 2018

Castle Rise, Wheathampstead. Picture: Danny Loo.

Castle Rise, Wheathampstead. Picture: Danny Loo.

Archant

Hardened criminals have made off with a tin of hardboiled sweets from a car in Wheathampstead.

Between 4pm on Friday, September 21 and 12pm on Monday, September 24, thieves broke into a car on Castle Rise in Wheathampstead.

They stole a tin of hardboiled cherry sweets and appear to have looked through the glove box, but stole nothing else.

Police have asked anyone who can help their investigation to ring 101 and quote crime reference number 41/39727/18.

More news stories

15:00

It’s said to be the most wonderful time of the year, but is it really for everyone?

14:30

Tickets have gone on sale for an annual Hertfordshire music festival at a special discounted price.

09:00

More than 100 children in St Albans will be homeless this Christmas, according to housing charity Shelter.

09:00

Court results published by the Herts Ad are taken from St Albans, Stevenage and Hatfield Magistrates Court and are published without prejudice.

CountryPhile

I should probably have taken the hint! Walking out into the garden recently an unprecedented flock of thirty or more crows raucously greeted me from the treetops at the bottom of my garden. Cawing and croaking these big, black birds clung clumsily to the top most branches and twigs, jostling and flapping to stay balanced in a constant flurry of feathers. There is always something ominous about crows – they are after all carrion crows, the vultures of the bird world – always watching for scraps and weakness that might mean their next meal.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the The Herts Advertiser e-edition E-edition
Zoo Watch CountryPhile

Newsletter Sign Up

Herts Advertiser weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read stories

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists

Herts Most Wanted Herts Business Awards