Attempted theft

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Police in Banbridge are appealing for information following an incident in Hillhead Close.

During the early hours of Friday morning, January 24, the outer casing of a boiler house to the rear of a property was removed and an attempt made to steal home heating oil.

Police are appealing to anyone who has information in relation to this incident 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.

Police are also reminding the public to take steps to secure their property by ensuring that all homes are locked securely. Locks should also be added to gates and sheds and residents should include outbuildings in their daily security routine. It is vital that the public report any suspicious activity in their own neighbourhood to police. You know your own area best and know what looks out of place. Police can be contacted on 0845 600 8000.