West Mercia Police are searching for a man in a hi-vis jacket and a woolly hat, with a stocky build following a suspicious incident in Herefordshire.

The incident occurred in the village of Marden.

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said:

“We would like to make you aware of suspicious incident that occurred on the 24th January around 14:30 in Marden. 

“A male was spotted driving a green van with foreign plates.

“This individual was observed lifting drain covers and attempting to fill water butts from hydrants. 

“Later, he was seen going up the side of a property. 

“When approached by a concerned member of the public, he quickly drove off at high speed.”


Stocky build

Wearing a hi-vis jacket and woolly hat

Accompanied by a child approximately 6 years old. 

Stay vigilant and report any suspicious activity. Let’s keep your community safe.

Anyone with any information is advised to contact West Mercia Police on 101.