South East Wales

100 Christmas parcels stolen from delivery van in Cardiff

Tangmere Drive in Fairwater, Cardiff Image copyright Google

Thieves have stolen 100 parcels, many believed to be Christmas presents, after stealing a delivery van in Cardiff.

The vehicle was taken from Tangmere Drive, Fairwater, but was later found about half a mile away near Pwllmelin Road on Thursday afternoon.

"Unfortunately, over 100 parcels destined to be under the Christmas tree have been stolen," said South Wales Police in a tweet.

The force is investigating.