Lead thieves strike at Pendle church

First published in Trawden

LEAD worth £1,000 has been stolen from the roof at St Mary the Virgin Church, Trawden.

Thieves scaled a drain-pipe before making off with the lead.

Sgt Damian Pemberton said: “There has been a spate of lead thefts and I would urge people to remain vigilant around out-buildings.

“If anybody witnesses any suspicious activity, they should report it to the police.”

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4:04pm Thu 16 Jun 11

carrman2 says...

The local Scrap dealers must know who the culprits are , They are as guilty as the thieves, Come on Scrapmen Get onside with the Police
The local Scrap dealers must know who the culprits are , They are as guilty as the thieves, Come on Scrapmen Get onside with the Police carrman2
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