go

Failed 'ram-raid' at Basildon Park

Burglars tried to smash their way into the workshop

John Herring

Reporter:

John Herring

Contact:

01635 886633

Basildon Park

CRIMINALS left empty-handed after a failed ram raid at Basildon Park. 

The would-be burglars entered the National Trust managed park from Park Wall Lane and tried to force open the workshop area by driving a vehicle through the garage doors. 

But they left the site after their attempt failed. 

The incident occurred at around 3.20am on Wednesday, June 3. 

PC Marc Lester from Newbury police station said: “We would like to speak to anyone who saw any suspicious vehicle around the time of the offence particularly if it showed signs of damage.

“If you have any information about this incident please contact the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000

News

Residents provided flood advice ahead of winter
News

Residents provided flood advice ahead of winter

Pang Valley Flood Forum holds flood fair

 
Village sub saved from extinction
News

Village pub saved from extinction

Chaddleworth's Ibex Inn re-opens

 
All Districts

Bid for 199 homes comes under fire

 
News

Thatcham dealers sentenced to seven years behind bars

 
News

Aldermaston photographer captures image of new high speed train

2comments