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yarmouthpolicestationOfficers from Hampshire Constabulary’s Marine Unit are continuing their appeal for information following the theft of a RIB (rigid Inflatable boat) from Yarmouth Harbour earlier this month.

The boat was taken from the dinghy pontoon sometime between Saturday 6th July and Saturday 20th July when the owner made the discovery.

The white Avon 4.2 metre RIB and outboard motor are valued at approx £3000.

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PC Jeff Rogers of Yarmouth police station said:

“The RIB is white with a grey cover at the front and has a 15 HP Mariner outboard engine.

“I am appealing to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious at Yarmouth Harbour during those dates or saw someone leaving with the stolen boat to contact me at Yarmouth Police Station via 101.”

Anyone with information can contact PC Rogers at Yarmouth police station by phoning 101. Information can be given anonymously by phoning the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

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