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Number Plates stolen

Police are appealing for information after eight number plate thefts in Cherwell and West Oxfordshire.

Since the beginning of October there have been eight occasions when number plates have been stolen from vehicles. Five number plates have been stolen from cars in Banbury, two from cars in Bicester and one from a car in Witney.

PC Ian Bailey, based at Banbury Police Station said: "I would like to encourage people to be vigilant and ask anybody with any information on these thefts to come forward."

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact PC Bailey at Banbury police station via 0845 8 505 505, or if you don't want to talk to the police or give your name, call Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

Posted : 19/10/2006 15:23:41

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