Car thieves target west Ipswich

MORE than four vehicles a week have been stolen in the west of Ipswich since the beginning of March, police revealed today.Thieves have targeted 22 vehicles in the west of the town since the beginning of the month, stealing 17.

MORE than four vehicles a week have been stolen in the west of Ipswich since the beginning of March, police revealed today.

Thieves have targeted 22 vehicles in the west of the town since the beginning of the month, stealing 17.

Police today warned motorists to increase security on their vehicles, fitting steering wheel locks to cars and parking them in garages where possible.

Of the 18 cars targeted, 16 of them have been old style Fords and police are asking owners of those cars to be particularly vigilant.

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