Shropshire

Thieves raid sheds and garages in Telford and Wrekin area

A bike valued at £3,000, power tools and copper piping are among items taken during a spate of shed and garage break-ins in Shropshire.

About 20 break-ins have been reported in the Telford and Wrekin area within the past month, police said.

Residents have been urged to secure premises and use a forensic marking system as a deterrent.

Thieves have hit premises in Dawley, Sutton Hill, St Georges, Madeley, Ketley and Jackfield.

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