Investigation launched after taxi stolen

Police are appealing for information after a taxi was stolen and abandoned.

The silver Volkswagen Passat belonging to A1 Taxis was taken from Christian Road in Douglas between 6am and 6.30 yesterday morning.

The car was located several hours later, but officers are still looking for the person responsible for taking it.

Anyone who can help police with their investigation is asked to contact Police Headquarters on 631212.