Police appeal after Wensleydale fuel theft

Police in Richmondshire have issued CCTV images of a suspicious van believed to contain suspects involved in the theft of a large amount of fuel from Tarmac’s Wensley Quarry near Redmire.

It happened between 3pm and 9pm on Saturday, August 12.

Officers are urging people to come forward if they spotted a white Luton Enterprise van in the area at around the time of the burglary.

They are also urging motorists nearby to check for relevant dash-cam footage of the vehicle and those inside it.


If you can help, please email lindsey.crussell@northyorkshire.police.uk or call 101, select option 2, and ask for Lindsey Crussell.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12230152413 when providing details.