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Car stolen and torched in Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 17:31 17 August 2009 | UPDATED: 11:34 06 July 2010

A BLUE Fiat Punto, stolen by thieves in Lowestoft, was later found torched in the town.

The car was stolen from Britten Road between 6pm and 9.35pm last night (Sunday, August 16) before later being found set alight on an access road, leading to the back of properties on Blackheath Road.

A BLUE Fiat Punto, stolen by thieves in Lowestoft, was later found torched in the town.

The car was stolen from Britten Road between 6pm and 9.35pm last night (Sunday, August 16) before later being found set alight on an access road, leading to the back of properties on Blackheath Road.

Two youths were seen with the vehicle - one waiting for several minutes with the car and both standing near the vehicle after it was set alight - and police are asking anyone who may have seen anyone with the vehicle to come forward.

Both youths were white and wore dark clothing. One had a baseball cap on with a hood over it.

Information should be directed to Lowestoft police on 01986 835300.


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