Appeal after goods stolen from lorry in South Normanton while driver slept

CRIME: Crime scene.
CRIME: Crime scene.

Police are appealing for information after two pallets of steriliser fluid and a small trailer were stolen from a lorry parked in South Normanton.

The incident happened while the vehicle was on High View Road between midnight and 6am on Sunday, 2nd February, as the driver slept.

Officers are also advising HGV drivers to be extra vigilant while staying in their cabins overnight, to park in a well-lit area and to leave curtain sides open to show that there is nothing left inside.

Anyone who may have seen anything suspicious, or with information about the incident, should contact the Auto Crime Unit at Chesterfield police station on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.