Tools stolen from works vans

Police are seeking a man after the shop robbery on Sunday night. Picture: Police Scotland
Police are seeking a man after the shop robbery on Sunday night. Picture: Police Scotland

A number of reports have been received by police in the Galashiels area regarding theft of tools from works vans.

It appear that a Tibbe key (a kind of lock pick) has been used to access these vehicles.

Police recommend that high value items are removed from vehicles and stored securely overnight or alternatively vehicles are parked in a secure location.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents please contact the police on 101 or crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.