Dashcam footage appeal after tractor and hedgecutter stolen

Police are appealing for dashcam footage after a tractor and a hedgecutter were stolen from a farm.

Thieves swooped on a farm in Bala, North Wales, sometime between 13 and 16 October.

They stole a red Massey Ferguson 6290 tractor – registration PO53 MWL – and a Bomford Hawk hedgecutter from woodland on the Berwyn mountain range.

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North Wales Police are eager to identify two suspicious vehicles seen between 4.30pm and 5pm on Sunday 15 October on the B4391 Llangynog to Bala road over the Berwyn mountain range.  

A hedgecutter at work

Investigating officer PCSO Rhys Evans, from the force’s rural crime team, said: “We have traced a witness who was driving along the B4391 road who saw two men in a black 4×4 vehicle parked alongside what could have been the stolen tractor.  

“I’m looking to trace anyone who was using the road at the same time and can assist police in identifying the 4×4 and men and particularly anyone who has dashcam and may have captured images with they can share with us.”

A Massey 6290

Anyone with information should call North Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting reference RM17024061.

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