Car stolen in Coleraine creeper burglary


Police in Coleraine are appealing for information after a red Vauxhall Astra was stolen in a creeper burglary in the Drumard Drive area in the early hours of June 20.

The car was seen driving in the Strand Road area at approximately 4.15am - and at approximately 5am it collided with five parked cars in the Upper Captain Street area.

The man who was driving the car then made off on foot and headed in the direction of The Heights area.

He is described as being aged in his early 20s, approximately 5ft 8ins and was wearing a purple hooded top, dark trousers and gloves.

Anyone who saw the red Astra, the man, or who has any information about this incident is asked to contact Coleraine Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.

Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.