Police in search for cable guy

The theft occurred on Chubb Hill Road
The theft occurred on Chubb Hill Road

Police investigating a copper cable theft in Whitby are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

At around 7.40pm last Friday a man took two metre-long cables from behind a shed on Chubb Hill Road. He was wearing dark clothing, was carrying a length of cable in each hand and was seen to enter Pannett Park.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101.

The man is described as white, aged between 20 and 25-years-old, with an average build and short dark hair.

Officers are appealing to people who saw anyone matching the man’s description in the area around the time of the incident to get in touch with information.

When calling 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Sarah Davies or Whitby police.

Alternatively, information can be emailed to sarah.davies@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk