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MARINE POLICE INVESTIGATE WOOTTON THEFTS

hantspolmarinecommander400Officers from the Hampshire Constabulary Marine Policing Unit are this week investigating a theft from Wootton Bridge – the second in just 3 weeks.

Police are investigating reports that a 16ft Dory fishing boat was stolen from the Wootton Creek area along with a 30hp Mariner outboard engine.

According to Hampshire Constabulary, it is the second report of a boat being stolen in the last 3 weeks.

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Boat owners are being reminded to check their vessels on a regular basis and to ensure security measures are in place to help prevent theft.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101.


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