Hunt for van stolen in Birstall

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A man had his van stolen while making a delivery.

The driver got out of the van through the passenger door to make a delivery at around 11.20am on Monday, leaving the keys in the ignition, when another van pulled up alongside it.

A suspect got into the van through the driver’s door and started the van. Its owner tried to reopen the passenger door but the suspect had locked it, then drove away.

The theft of the VW Box van happened in Dewsbury Road, Birstall. Anyone with information call the Batley policing team via 101.