Two teenage thieves smashed their way into a garage in Stockton at a busy traffic light junction and stole three high value racing bikes in less than a minute.
They broke through the patio doors of the garage on Darlington Back Lane at around 3:30pm on Tuesday 20th January and rode away with the stolen bikes over their shoulders:
Officers are investigating the incident and anyone with information is asked to call 101.
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The A19 is closed northbound at A689 (Wolviston) due to accident.
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A woman from Stockton who was reported missing has been found safe and well. Cleveland Police had circulated an urgent appeal asking for information about Helen Wilmore. Officers thanked the public and the media for their help.
Police are urgently appealing to trace 32-year-old Helen Willmore, from Stockton, who has not been seen since 8.30am on January 19.
Helen is 5’7” tall, slim with long, straight, dark brown hair. Officers say she could be in a black Citroen C1, registration NV58ZZB.
She is known to visit the Castle Eden Walkway area of Stockton as well as Whitby. Police believe she is vulnerable.
Anyone who has seen Helen or her vehicle yesterday or throughout the night is asked to contact Cleveland Police on 101.
Northern Powergrid says power is now restored to homes in Blyth and Stockton. 5,500 homes had power cuts this morning. The cause was a fault with an underground cable.
2,400 Northern Powergrid customers were affected by a power cut in Stockton. This outage has now been restored.
Northern Powergrid has confirmed that some of their customers in Blyth and Stockton are affected by power cuts. They are working to restore this power.