Police Appeal For Information After Burglary

April 25, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses to a house burglary that took place in Spilsby between 18th and 22nd April. A house on Reynard Street was targeted, and a safe was taken. Police are appealing to anyone who saw anything suspicious, including suspicious vehicles, or persons in the area. If anyone saw persons carrying a safe in the area, please contact Lincolnshire Police on 101 quoting incident 382 of 22nd April.

Dealer caught with stash escapes jail after making ‘every effort to better her position’

December 23, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A drug dealer who was caught with a stash of ketamine has escaped an immediate jail sentence after a court heard how she has changed her ways. Rachel Ellis was arrested in October 2013 after police raided her home in Spilsby and 71.5g of ketamine. James Bide-Thomas, prosecuting, told Lincoln Crown Court that a set of digital scales, dealer bags and £310 cash were also found on the premises. He said “A mobile phone was […]

Town hall burglary suspect arrested

October 20, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A man has been arrested in connection with a burglary at Skegness Town Hall last August. The 27-year-old was arrested by Thames Valley Police and has been bailed until January to allow the investigation to continue. A substantial amount of cash was stolen from an area of the building where the car parking takings were kept during the break-in, which took place on Bank Holiday Monday.

Warning after car park ‘light testing’ scam

October 16, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A warning has been issued by police after a two women were the victims of scam in supermarket car parks. An alert by Lincolnshire Police said a male has approached a driver of a car which was parked in a supermarket car park in Skegness. It said: “The male told the car driver that he could see wires hanging loose at the front of her vehicle and asked the driver to hold them whilst he […]

More purse thefts in Louth town centre

August 26, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Police have once again received reports of purse thefts in Louth Town Centre. Police wish to remind the public to be mindful of their belongings when out shopping. The technique used by offenders is known as ‘dipping’ whereby an offender will ‘dip’ into an open handbag and remove the purse or wallet whilst the owner is distracted. It is often the case that the owner is not aware that this has happened until they […]

Warning Following Heating Oil Thefts

October 22, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Police are warning people who use heating oil to remain extra vigilant, especially in rural areas, after a recent number of thefts. Over the last week four incidents of theft in Brant Broughton and Bassingham have been reported to police. As the weather is turning cooler and people are having their tanks filled for colder temperatures officers have asked people to be on the lookout for any suspicious activity. Anyone who thinks they may have […]