A POLICE appeal has been launched after an attempted theft from a van.

Between 2.30am and 2.50am on Saturday, three people were disturbed by the owner of a van as they attempted to break in to the vehicle in Highland Drive, Oakley.

The trio fled the scene empty-handed.

Now, police are appealing for anyone with any CCTV of the area who may have images of the perpetrators to get in touch.

Call 101, quoting the reference 44190005053.