Car with sentimental value stolen from Richmond

The stolen car.

An appeal has been issued for a car with sentimental value which was stolen in Richmond last night.

The red Jaguar XF, registration YW18 MVT, was was stolen from St Trinians Drive in Richmond between 8pm and 11.3opm on Tuesday.

The car previously belonged to the current owner’s brother who passed away last year of cancer.

The owner said the vehicle was his brother’s “pride and joy”.

Police have issued an appeal for information on the theft.

A spokesperson said: “Please keep your eyes peeled for this vehicle.

“It could be parked up somewhere waiting to see if there is a tracker fitted, it could be parked up somewhere with the registration plates removed, or you may spot it driving on the road.”

If you do see this vehicle please call 999 immediately quoting crime reference number 12240048998.