The maroon-coloured bus, owned by Dore Community Transport, was taken during a burglary at John Watkins Car Repairs. Tools and car parts worth more than £3,000 were loaded into the bus before it was driven away.

PC Ben Jones is investigating the incident. He said: “We are keen to trace this vehicle, which is a Volkswagen Transporter in quite a distinctive dark red colour. At the time it was stolen, it was bearing the registration VK62 ELV.

Anyone with information can call PC Jones on 0300 333 3000 quoting reference 164S 120513. Alternatively, people can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Additional Info

Police Incident Number164S 120513
Police ForceWest Mercia Constabulary 0300 333 3000