From West Mercia Police:

Police are appealing for information after a number of individuals attempted to steal fuel from a car in Credenhill.

The incident occurred between 1am and 2am on Monday 4th October 2021 when 3 or 4 individuals were seen on CCTV attempting to remove fuel from a car parked at the junction of Station Road and Waterside.

We are keen to hear from anyone who may have any information relating to this incident or that may have been in the area around the time of the incident and heard or seen anything suspicious.

There are some simple but effective things you can do to help protect your property – where possible remove all valuable items from your vehicle before leaving it unattended, ensure you use a locking fuel filler cap and consider parking your car in a well lit area.

We are also encouraging the community to call us on 101 if they see anyone acting suspiciously around a vehicle.

If you have information about this or any other suspected crime, please let us know using the online ‘Tell Us About’ form on our website  quoting incident reference 00029 i 04102021

If you aren’t comfortable contacting us directly, you can pass on information anonymously to the independent charity, Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting their website:

If you ever feel at risk, or a crime is in progress, please always dial 999. 

Thank you for your help. It is only by the police and the public working together that we can prevent and detect crime. 

Kind regards,

PC 21058 Josh Kitchen

Safer Neighbourhood Officer – Hereford Rural North SNT