Thief stole vehicle during test-drive in Huntingdon

A MAN test-driving a vehicle in Huntingdon stole it and left the salesman in a layby.The thief entered the Murketts Vauxhall showroom on Stukeley Road, Huntingdon at about 1pm on March 27 with the aim of test driving a van. A salesman accompanied the man

A MAN test-driving a vehicle in Huntingdon stole it and left the salesman in a layby.

The thief entered the Murketts Vauxhall showroom on Stukeley Road, Huntingdon at about 1pm on March 27 with the aim of test driving a van. A salesman accompanied the man on the drive and parked in a layby to switch places.

The offender then jumped in the driver's seat of the vehicle and drove off, leaving the salesman.

CCTV images have been released of a man police believe may be able to help with their investigations.

DC Anthony Grief, who is investigating, said: "We believe the man pictured could help us with our investigations so we would appeal to him, or anyone who knows him, to get in touch."

INFORMATION: The Hunts Post publishes CCTV images in partnership with Cambridgeshire Constabulary. The people in the images may not be connected with a crime but may be able to help police with their investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Grief at Ramsey Police Station on 0845 4564564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

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