Over a tonne of copper stolen from vehicle

Police are investigating after more than a tonne of copper wiring was stolen from a vehicle in the south of the Island.

The copper was taken between 4pm on Saturday and 8.00 yesterday morning from a vehicle parked at a farm in Ballasalla.

Officers are urging anyone who knows the whereabouts of the copper or has other information on the theft to contact Castletown Police Station.

Police are also warning the Manx public to remove valuables from vehicles are keep them out of sight when leaving vehicles unattended.