Officers investigating Ilkeston car theft release image of man they want to speak to

editorial image

Officers investigating the theft of a car from Ilkeston and the theft of petrol from Leicester have released an image of a man they would like to speak to.

Sometime between 7pm on Saturday March 21 and 11.10am the following day, a Mitsubishi Carisma was stolen from a lay-by on Station Road, Ilkeston.

It was found at the Meridian Business Park, Braunstone on March 23. Police are linking the car theft to an incident at the Jet petrol station, in Lubbesthorpe Way, Leicester, on March 22, where a petrol can was stolen.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.