Oil stolen from tank in Scarva

THE theft of home heating oil from a property on Old Mill Road, Scarva has sparked an investigation by police.

Some time between Saturday, 17 March and Sunday, 18 March, oil was removed from a tank. Prior to this on Friday, 9 March, damage was caused to the oil tank. It is believed that this may have been an earlier attempt to remove the oil.

Police are appealing to anyone who noticed any activity or vehicles around the area during this time to contact them in Banbridge on 0845 600 8000. If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.