Spike in thefts from cars in North Hykeham overnight

Police are seeking a group of young males after a spate of thefts from cars overnight in the North Hykeham area.

Numerous vehicles were targeted in the Beverley Grove and Harewood Crescent area between midnight and 5am on Wednesday, July 29.

The cars were entered by unknown means, resulting in untidy searches and items being stolen.

Lincolnshire Police say they believe the incidents are linked to a group of males that were seen in the area.

The group are described as young, all wearing dark clothing and all wearing beanie-style hats.

Officers are appealing for people to come forward with information, particularly anyone with CCTV in the area, who saw anything suspicious or saw a group matching the description above.

Those who can assist with the appeal should contact 101 quoting incident number 61 of July 29.

People are also being reminded to remove all valuable from vehicles and ensure that they are locked.