Thieves raid Forres building site and remove industrial tools

Forres building site raided by thieves.
Forres building site raided by thieves.

A FORRES BUILDING site has been raided with a large number of items stolen – prompting a police appeal for information.

The raid took place between 5.40pm on Tuesday and 7am on Wednesday morning at the site on North Road in the Moray town.

Industrial power tools and several smaller items were taken with the entire theft amounting to goods valued at a mid-four figure sum.

Now local tradesmen and builders are being urged to be wary of anyone offering industrial power tools for sale and asked to contact police if they are in any way suspicious.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.