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Would-be thieves attempt to take “important” quantity of cable from the Midland mainline

Detectives are investigating after an try to thieve a vital quantity of cable from the Midlands Mainline between Westoning and Flitwick. Officials are interesting for witnesses or someone with knowledge to lend a hand with their enquiries.

In a single day between 11pm on Friday 12 August and 1.30am on Saturday 13 August, offenders have tried to thieve a considerable amount of cable from the railway. Despite the fact that unsuccessful the wear led to ended in over 60 hours of delays to the rail community and greater than £450,000.

Detectives want to talk to someone in that house, that can have witnessed one thing, particularly suspicious cars together with quad motorcycles and people who would possibly have knowledge, that may lend a hand with the investigation.


Witnesses, or someone with knowledge, can touch BTP by means of texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 762 12 August.

However, you’ll name Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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