Posted: Mon 16th Jul 2012

Sat Nav Stolen After Car Broken Into Overnight In Johnstown

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This article is old - Published: Monday, Jul 16th, 2012

A Johnstown resident had a sat nav, mobile phone and £20 in cash stolen after his car window was smashed in the early hours of this morning. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Alex Davies, 23, who lives on the High Street said it was the second time his car has been targeted in 12 months. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The incident took place at around 2am and other local residents are also believed to have had their vehicles broken into over the weekend. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The burglary has left Alex with a £120 bill for a new window as well as losing his £200 Tom Tom sat nav. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

He said: “I heard my dog barking at round 2am this morning, so I went downstairs to let her out. She stopped when she went outside so I thought everything was ok, but it was around the time of the burglary. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“It’s the second time I’ve had my car broken into in 12 months and I’ve been quoted £120 to get the window fixed as it’s an old car. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

“The police came down and they said that they’ve had similar incidents over the weekend.” ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

North Wales Police said they were aware of the incident and have appealed for anyone with information to call them on 101. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​



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