Police have appealed for witnesses after a moped was stolen then found badly damaged.
The moped was taken sometime between 1.30am and 2.30am on Monday (24 April) from Vine Street in York.
It was later discovered at around 8am by a member of the public on Scarcroft Green. A North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: “Unfortunately it had sustained extensive damage.”
Vine Street in York
The moped is a black Honda with red and white body work.
The force spokesperson said: “Officers are appealing for any witnesses to the theft, or anyone who recalls seeing the moped in the early hours of the 24 April to contact them.
“They’d particularly like to hear from any local residents who may have captured CCTV, door bell or dash camera footage.”
If you can help police, you can contact them on the numbers below.
How to help the police
- Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC 1408 Gould
- Email PC Gould here
- Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
- Quote reference number 12230072161