Police are appealing for information after a car had its number plates stolen in South Tyneside on New Year’s Eve.
The theft happened between 5.30pm, on December 31, 2014 and 2am, on January 1, 2015.
The green BMW was parked outside D&M Auto Services, on Laygate, South Shields, opposite the Dolly Peel pub, when the theft happened.
Enquiries into the theft are ongoing and police are keen to speak to any witnesses or anyone with information.
Anyone who saw the theft or who may know the whereabouts of the number plates should contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 387 01/01/15 or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.