Burglary - Eynsham
Police were called to Mill Street in Eynsham at 3.15am yesterday (19th February) after reports of a burglary in progress.
A white van drove into a shop and offenders stole plasma television screens. A Subaru car was also believed to be involved.
Police officers arrived on scene and a pursuit took place into Gloucestershire police area. The offenders left the van and the property was seized. A 19-year old man was later caught on foot. He has been arrested on suspicion of burglary.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or saw these two vehicles together in the area is urged to contact officers at Witney priority crime team via 0845 8 505 505.
If you don't want to speak to police and don't want to leave your name contact the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.
Other recent Witney news items
With local elections taking place in just a few weeks, voters in Oxfordshire are being urged to make sure they are registered to vote and are able to take part on polling day, Thursday 4 May. The c...[more]
Letters are being sent to householders in West Oxfordshire encouraging them to sign up for a new opt-in garden waste collection service. The new subscription-only service starts from the beginning...[more]
West Oxfordshire residents are being warned to guard against bogus callers telling them their council tax bands maybe too high. Several residents have been in touch with the District Council sayin...[more]