South East Wales

Thief steals 200m of phone cable in St Fagans, Cardiff

The man police want to speak to Image copyright South Wales Police
Image caption It is not known how many homes and businesses have been affected by the theft

Some homes and businesses in Cardiff are without phone lines or broadband after a thief stole 200m of cable.

The theft happened at about 08:00 GMT on Saturday near St Fagans Road, St Fagans, and South Wales Police said it has "affected a whole community".

Photos of a man they want to speak to in connection with the theft have been released.

Service providers are working to restore the service to the affected properties.