Delivery driver’s car stolen while they were dropping off food

Heslington Road, York. Photograph © Google Street View
7 Dec 2020 @ 1.47 pm
| Crime

Police are hunting for a thief who stole a car while the driver was making a food delivery nearby.

It happened on Heslington Road at around 1.45am on Wednesday (2 December).

The 51-plate silver Toyota Yaris was stolen while the driver was delivering food.

The vehicle made off  along Green Dyke Lane and Melrosegate, and headed in the direction of Heworth.

A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

“In particular, we are appealing for anybody who may have CCTV of the vehicle, or have possibly seen the car since the incident.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Amy Herrick
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Amy Herrick here
Quote reference number 12200214666