POLICE have issued an urgent appeal following a robbery in the village of Gayton last week.
At around 10am on Wednesday, May 4 a teenaged thief was in the process of stealing a transit van from a private drive.
A witness to the theft tried to intervene and was threatened by the teenager who then drove the van away in the direction of Pattishall and Bugbrooke.
The thief is described as white, in his late teens, slim with dark hair and was wearing a grey two-tone hooded top
Anyone with information about this robbery should call police on 03000 111222 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.