Another Fuel Theft Reported On St Mary’s

boats in harbour 3There’s been another theft of fuel from a boat on St Mary’s.

But that doesn’t mean that the crime wave continues. This case his just been reported and police say that it could have happened anytime over the last fortnight.

It brings the number of incidents of stolen boat fuel to twelve. They’ve mainly been on St Mary’s although one has also been recorded on St Martin’s.

Officers are urging boat owners to try to lock fuel away and they’d like you to report any unusual behaviour around boats to 999 as soon as possible after you witness it.