£50,000 equipment stolen in raid

Thieves have made off with more than £50,000 of equipment following a raid on a Borders bus depot.They struck at Munro's of Jedburgh in the town's Bongate overnight on Sunday when three large mechanic tool boxes and contents were stolen along with a quantity of parts and tyres.

Last month around £3,000 in cash was stolen during another break-in at the firm's Oakvale Garage.

A spokesman for Lothian and Borders Police said the latest raid happened between 10.30p.mhours on Sunday and 4.45a.m. on Monday.He added:

"Anyone who in the area of the garage and surrounding area and remembers seeing anything suspicious and anyone with information is asked to contact Police."

Anyone with any information can contact Lothian and Borders Police on 0131 311 3131, or the charity Crimestoppers in confidence and complete anonymity on 0800 555 111

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