‘My car parts were stolen to order’ claims Codicote victim
PUBLISHED: 17:00 20 October 2013
A car bumper was “stolen to order” by precision thieves, a shocked owner has claimed.
Charlotte Beck was horrified to discover the bumper of her beloved one-year-old Vauxhall Corsa had been surgically-removed between 11.30pm last Tuesday and 8am the following morning.
She had parked the chilli orange motor outside her home in Valley Road, Codicote.
She told the WHT: “I was shocked and upset and in tears. I’ve only had the car six months it’s not good.”
She added: “A few people have said they [the thieves] must have done it to order.”
Miss Beck said police had conducted door-to-door enquiries, but a Hertfordshire Constabulary spokeswoman said there were so far no suspects.
Her mum Sandie said: “My daughter went out to her car to find that the complete front bumper including headlights had been carefully removed from her one-year-old Vauxhall Corsa.”
She added: “The car has now been collected by a garage arranged by the insurance company.”
The police spokeswoman said: “A front bumper, lights and index plates were stolen from a Vauxhall Corsa.”
She added: “There are no suspect details for this offence.”
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