Police link van thefts

POLICE are appealing for information after two catalytic converters were stolen from vans in Sudbury.

The first theft took place in Ingrams Well Road between 6.15pm on Friday and 7.15am on Monday when a blue Mercedes Sprinter van was targeted.

Police are linking this incident with the theft of another converter from a white Mercedes Sprinter van in Cedar Walk at around 4.30am on Tuesday.

On this occasion, two men were seen stealing the converter before leaving in a red sports car.

The first man is described as white, short, of slim build and with grey hair. He was wearing a dark jacket and dark trousers.

The second man is described as around 6ft tall and of stocky build. He was wearing a balaclava, a khaki jacket and was carrying a golf club.

Call Sgt Dan Connick at Sudbury Police on 01284 774100.