The Wem Special Neighbourhood Team from West Mercia Police have issued details regarding recent thefts in the area.

A shed at a sports centre in Bowens Field, Wem was attacked overnight between Saturday to Sunday, January 12-13 and various power tools were stolen. (Incident :0224s 130119.)

There were attacks on garages in Queensway, Wem, which were reported at 9pm on Saturday, January 12. Padlocks were cut but no details of thefts were reported. (Incident 0674s 120119.)

If you have information that you believe may be connection, please contact police on 101, quoting the OIS incident reference number given. Remain vigilant around your area and report suspicious persons, vehicles or activity to the police on 101.

Information can also be given anonymously to Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting their website: