Tools stolen in Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 17:33 22 February 2018

Police are investigating a theft from a van in Welwyn Garden City.

Police are investigating a theft from a van in Welwyn Garden City.


Thieves broke into a van in Welwyn Garden City and stole various tools, including a Hitachi power drill and Kane flue gas analyser kit.

They struck between 5pm on Monday, February 19, and 6.45am the following morning.

A police spokesman said: “An offender or offenders have broken into a Peugeot panel van parked on Birch Drive, causing damage to the vehicle.

“They have stolen tools contained in two bags and a case before making off in an unknown direction.”

•Anyone with information is asked to contact police via the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference B2/18/759, or report information online at

•Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will never need to go to court.

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