Spate of car thefts near Fakenham

Chris Hill Thieves have been targeting Docking, Hunstanton and Heacham, police have warned.Three cars left parked and unlocked in Docking have been stolen in the last fortnight.

Chris Hill

Thieves have been targeting Docking, Hunstanton and Heacham, police have warned.

Three cars left parked and unlocked in Docking have been stolen in the last fortnight.

Insp Dave Buckley, of Hunstanton police, said: “It takes only a few seconds for a thief to steal an unlocked car.

“Make life difficult for potential thieves by keeping your parked vehicle locked at all times and removing all valuables, where possible from the vehicle entirely but at the very least from display.”

The warning follows car break-ins las month, in Hunstanton, Heacham, Docking and Brancaster. Items stolen included sat navs, CD players and a handbag.