Police recover stolen plant machinery in Sandtoft

Police tape.
Police tape.

Two items of stolen plant machinery have been recovered in the Sandtoft area following information received by police.

Officers from Humberside and North Yorkshire forces recovered the vehicles on Wednesday following a search of an area close to a disused garden centre in the Belton Road vicinity of Sandtoft.

The two high value items of heavy plant equipment have been linked to thefts in North Yorkshire and Durham and are now being examined, after which they will be returned to their owners.

Another vehicle, a white Iveco van was also recovered along with other items believed to have been dismantled parts of plant machinery.

Enquiries are ongoing at this time and anyone with information is asked to call Humberside Police on 101 quoting log number 83 of Wednesday 8 October 2014.