CCTV images released after theft of number plates and fuel in Basingstoke (From Basingstoke Gazette)
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Police appeal for information
POLICE have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the theft of car number plates and of fuel.
The number plates were stolen between August 5 and August 6 from a Ford Mondeo parked in Western Way, South Ham.
The plates were then put on a maroon-coloured Ford Fiesta, which was taken to a Shell Garage in Buckskin at around 5am on August 6, where a man took fuel and drove off without paying.
The same driver again drove off without paying at about 5am at the BP Garage in Houndmills, Aldermaston Road South on August 28.
PC Craig Bannerman said: “Do you know who this man is? Have you seen him driving this car around Basingstoke?
“If you have any information, please contact me as soon as possible.”
Anyone with any information is asked to contact PC Bannerman on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.