Burglars target Axminster industrial unit

Thieves’ haul includes a child’s quad bike, tools and vehicle batteries

A CHILD’S quad bike was amongst a large quantity of items stolen after a break in at a workshop on the Millwey Rise industrial estate at Axminster overnight.

Police say thieves forced their way into the building between 7pm on Wednesday and 8.30am today (Thursday).

The haul included various tools, oxy acetylene cutting equipment, vehicle batteries, grinding disks and a five litre can of WD40 lubricant.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police on their new non emergency number - 101 .