Car thieves ‘fish’ keys through letterbox of owners home


Thieves stole a car from outside a house in Binbrook after ‘fishing’ the keys through the letterbox of the owners home.

The theft of the Red Citroen Xsara Picasso, registration EF56BXZ, took place overnight between Monday March 3 and Tuesday March 4.

Offenders used an unknown implement, which was placed through the letterbox of the car owners home to retrieve the keys.

Police want to remind people of the importance of not leaving keys to their vehicle or their house where offenders could gain access to them in this way.

If anyone has any information about this crime, or knows the current whereabouts of this vehicle, please call Lincolnshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 77 04/03/2014. Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.