Police seek ciggy thieves
Police are seeking any information on offenders who ram raided a petrol station on SH29, near Matamata.
In the early hours of Wednesday morning last week, offenders ram raided the small petrol station and stole a full cigarette cabinet. They then did a petrol drive off an hour later in Hamilton. The offenders images were caught on CCTV.
The Waikato tactical crime unit have arrested 17 offenders for 32 separate ‘‘ram raid’’ style burglaries in the Waikato in the past eight months.
The majority of these offenders are now in prison serving large sentences.
Anyone with any information about the ram raid and petrol drive off or knows someone who recently came into possession of a large supply of cigarettes, can contact police by texting or calling the officer in charge on 0211902963, or call crimestoppers on 0800 555111. All information will be treated confidentially.