Swindon AdvertiserCROOK OF THE DAY: £1,000 of garden equipment stolen (From Swindon Advertiser)

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CROOK OF THE DAY: £1,000 of garden equipment stolen

Swindon Advertiser: The man police wish to identify in connection with the theft of garden equipment The man police wish to identify in connection with the theft of garden equipment

A MAN is caught on CCTV after an alleged shed break-in in which £1,000 in garden equipment was stolen.

The image is the latest to be released by Wiltshire Police, who have teamed up with the Adver to net criminals for unsolved offences.

During the shed break-in, which took place in The Avenue overnight on January 21 and 22, the suspected thief made off with a hedge trimmer, strimmer and leaf blower to the value of £1,000 The suspect is described as male, wearing a grey hooded top which was pulled up over the back of his head. Police have release the CCTV image of the man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.

Anyone with any information should cotnact the Swindon Crime Management Unit on 101 quoting crime reference number 54140007039.

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9:45am Mon 7 Apr 14

umpcah says...

Where is The Avenue in Swindon ? Anywhere near Birch Street , Kembrey Park as stated in a similar recent " Crook of the Day " ?
Where is The Avenue in Swindon ? Anywhere near Birch Street , Kembrey Park as stated in a similar recent " Crook of the Day " ? umpcah
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10:15am Mon 7 Apr 14

Robh says...

The Avenue is some times an abbreviation for Goddard Avenue in Old Town.
The Avenue is some times an abbreviation for Goddard Avenue in Old Town. Robh
  • Score: -1

10:32am Mon 7 Apr 14

CocoaClown says...

'The Avenue' is in Stanton Fitzwarren or does it mean 'Avenue Road' off Bath Road? Me thinks the Adver could do with a local map!
'The Avenue' is in Stanton Fitzwarren or does it mean 'Avenue Road' off Bath Road? Me thinks the Adver could do with a local map! CocoaClown
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11:07am Mon 7 Apr 14

umpcah says...

Robh wrote:
The Avenue is some times an abbreviation for Goddard Avenue in Old Town.
How about Thames Avenue ? Let`s have a guessing competition !
[quote][p][bold]Robh[/bold] wrote: The Avenue is some times an abbreviation for Goddard Avenue in Old Town.[/p][/quote]How about Thames Avenue ? Let`s have a guessing competition ! umpcah
  • Score: 5

11:59am Mon 7 Apr 14

House with no name says...

You should all be used to this inept reporting by now probably caused by their 'reporters' having no local knowledge because they all live in Bristol.
You should all be used to this inept reporting by now probably caused by their 'reporters' having no local knowledge because they all live in Bristol. House with no name
  • Score: 2

12:25pm Mon 7 Apr 14

Oik1 says...

There's an Avenue of trees at Coate Water, any help?
There's an Avenue of trees at Coate Water, any help? Oik1
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1:37pm Mon 7 Apr 14

umpcah says...

Oik1 wrote:
There's an Avenue of trees at Coate Water, any help?
My Mum lives in Churchward Avenue and doesn`t think it`s there ! Wherever can it be ?
[quote][p][bold]Oik1[/bold] wrote: There's an Avenue of trees at Coate Water, any help?[/p][/quote]My Mum lives in Churchward Avenue and doesn`t think it`s there ! Wherever can it be ? umpcah
  • Score: 1

5:54pm Mon 7 Apr 14

bussy1 says...

Looks like a scene from The Blair Witch Project :0)
Looks like a scene from The Blair Witch Project :0) bussy1
  • Score: -1

6:48pm Mon 7 Apr 14

SAM2WIN says...

"Avenue" realised that the Adver ( so called ) journalists have no local knowledge . Too much sensational content in the" local rag",& not enough genuine news
"Avenue" realised that the Adver ( so called ) journalists have no local knowledge . Too much sensational content in the" local rag",& not enough genuine news SAM2WIN
  • Score: 2

9:11pm Mon 7 Apr 14

madreeves says...

Maybe it should be 999, Letsbe Avenue. Sorry. Old joke.
Maybe it should be 999, Letsbe Avenue. Sorry. Old joke. madreeves
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