Mid Wales

Presteigne parking meter raided for third time in five months

Thieves have targeted a town parking meter for the third time, stealing a total of more than £2,500 in five months.

The latest attack in Presteigne's High Street car park happened on Monday at about 03:00 BST when £1,000 was taken.

Thieves used a drill on the meter machine to access the cash box inside.

The previous attacks also happened in the early hours. On 11 February £717 was stolen, and on 28 November last year £811 went missing.

People with information are asked to contact Dyfed-Powys Police in Knighton on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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