Chainsaw nicked

A CHAINSAW and fuel were taken by a thief who forced open a garage on Wednesday, July 31 in Atworth Lane, Atworth.

Vehicle scratched

A CAR parked in Woodrow Road, Melksham, was scratched deeply along the passenger side on Friday.

Fencing damaged

VANDALS gained access to a field at The Strand, Steeple Ashton, on the evening of Saturday by damaging fencing.

Tipper sides taken

A THIEF stole the rear and sides from a tipper vehicle which was parked in Granville Road, Melksham, between Friday and Sunday.

Handbag stolen

A Luis Vuitton handbag containing credit and debit cards, cash and a set of car keys was taken during a burglary at a house in Semington Road, Melksham, on Sunday. The thief got in via the insecure front door.

Shed break in

A Dewalt Chop Saw and a Titan Garden Multi-tool were stolen by a thief who broke into a shed in Merlin Way, Bowerhill, between Saturday and Monday.

Church lead goes

OVERNIGHT on Sunday thieves stole lead off the roof of Christ Church, in Corsham Road, Shaw, and caused some damage by pulling off some of its oak tiles.

Bike stolen

AN X Sport 110cc pit bike with a dark blue frame left outside a house in Duxford Close, Bowerhill, while the owner was carrying out work on it was stolen on Monday.