Appeal after thefts from South Shields bus

Police are appealing for information after items were stolen from a bus parked in South Shields on Wednesday January 16th.

Between 2pm and 2.30pm a thief managed to slide open a partially secured window on an unoccupied bus parked inside the grounds of the Temple Park Leisure Centre.

The thief then stole several hundred pounds worth of items, including mobile phones, a lap top computer and cash.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have been in the area at the time and who may have seen anything suspicious to contact officers on 101, or alternatively to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Crimestoppers may offer a reward for information which leads to an arrest and charge.