Police are appealing for witnesses after cigarettes were stolen from a lorry parked in a layby on the A6, near Finedon, last Wednesday (24 June).
Sometime between 1.40pm and 3pm, the offender/s broke in to the back of the lorry and removed some of the stock. The theft was discovered a short time later when the driver stopped to make his delivery.
It was a busy time of day with a lot of passing traffic and officers are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the theft, or noticed anyone acting suspiciously, to contact police on 101.
Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.