Kenilworth Allotments Ransacked

Please be aware that overnight at Gypsy Lane Allotments, Gypsy Lane, Kenilworth offenders have attacked and ransacked a number of allotment outbuildings causing criminal damage to a number of plots at the allotments.


The damage has included forcing and breaking locks, throwing and discarding vegetables around and also smashing up a tractor. It is not clear at this stage what, if anything may have been stolen.

This refers to incidents 160,167, 190 and 235 of 30 April 2019


Please be aware that at around 02.50hrs in the early hours Tuesday morning 30 April 2019 offenders were heard smashing windows and breaking into sheds and outbuildings at Odibourne Allotments near School Lane, Kenilworth.


One outbuilding had a padlock cut off to enable entry to the outbuilding. In total 3 outbuildings were broken into. The vigilance of one resident led to a 999 call with immediate attendance by police leading to an arrest being made in the vicinity within minutes of the call. It is not clear at this stage what, if anything, may have been stolen. Enquiries are ongoing.

This refers to incidents 23, 62 and 207 of 30 April 2019

If you think that you may have seen or heard anything suspicious or have any information about these incidents then please contact Warwickshire Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111


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