Car raided while parked at Gosling Sports Park in Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 08:47 31 January 2018 | UPDATED: 14:22 31 January 2018

Gosling Sports Park. Picture: Danny Loo

Gosling Sports Park. Picture: Danny Loo

Danny Loo Photography 2017

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was broken into while parked at Gosling Sports Park in Welwyn Garden City.

Crooks forced entry to a Seat Ibiza by damaging the driver’s side lock, before taking two iPhones, a wallet and jacket last night (Tuesday) between 8pm and 9.20pm.

A police spokeswoman said officers are investigating and urged anyone with information to contact them via non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference B1/18/409.

The victim’s girlfriend said: “The people on the reception desk said there was no CCTV around the car park so there’s not much they can do but said that they’d have a look in the morning, and a crime report has been filed with the police.”

A spokesman for Greenwich Leisure Ltd, which runs the Stanborough Road facility, said: “We can confirm that a car was broken into in the car park at Gosling Sports Park, on the evening of January 30, 2018.

“The matter has been reported to the police and this is currently under investigation.”

He did not confirm whether there is CCTV covering the site.

More news stories

A burglary in Welwyn Garden City took place last night (August 17) while the occupants were still in the house.

‘Miscommunication’ led to police not attending an emergency call on Sunday (august 12), leaving a WGC mother “scared” after her front door window was smashed.

Emergency services were called to the scene of a crash today (August 18) involving an overturned vehicle on the A1(M) between Junctions 6 and 7.

A Welwyn Hatfield charity has hailed its annual event for elderly and lonely people a “wonderful success”.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Welwyn Hatfield Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Welwyn Hatfield Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read stories

Show Job Lists

Herts Most Wanted Herts Business Awards