£9,000 lighting tower stolen from Ludford Airfield

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Thieves have stolen a JCB LT9 Lighting Tower, serial number 1695385 from Ludford Airfield near Market Rasen.

The theft took place overnight between Wednesday March 19 and Thursday March 20.

The unit is red in colour with ‘Flying Hire’ written on the side and is valued at £9,000.

Offenders gained entry to Ludford Airfield via Caistor High Street, removing a large padlock and chain from the gate into the old airfield and moved approximately half a ton in straw bales to get to the lighting tower.

If you have any information relating to this offence or have noticed the stolen lighting tower, please contact Lincolnshire Police immediately, on 101.