Washing machine swiped from house

TWO men have been spotted stealing a washing machine from the garden of a house in Hucknall.

The theft happened on Ogle Street on Friday May 4. The police say the men were in a van with a registration number similar to KR57 4DE.

It is understood the washing machine was waiting to be thrown away, and was stolen for its scrap value.

Details of the theft were sent out as part of the e-mail and text system, Neighbourhood Alert.

Anyone with information is asked to ring the police on 101 or call the free and confidential Crimestoppers hotline on 0800 555111.