Motorbike thief disturbed

A THIEF attempting to steal a motorbike in Ilkeston was disturbed, police have said.

The failed theft happened in Wood Street at about 9.10pm last Tuesday.

The man was described as being white, in his 20s, about 5ft 8ins, and had a stocky build.

He was wearing a grey hooded top and black tracksuit bottoms.

Anyone with information should call police on 0345 123 33 33 or speak to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.