Break-in at Northumberland windfarm site

Work has started on the site of the Sisters windfarm near Widdrington.'Picture by Jane Coltman
Work has started on the site of the Sisters windfarm near Widdrington.'Picture by Jane Coltman

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a windfarm site in Northumberland.

It happened between 6pm on Tuesday, September 1, and 6am on Wednesday, September 2. Thieves forced their way into the premises at the Sisters windfarm in Widdrington. They stole a Stihl saw TS410 from a portable cabin and some batteries from nearby portable traffic lights before leaving.

Police are appealing for witnesses. Anyone who was in the area and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious is asked to contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 214 of 02/09/15 or ring the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.