Police warn festival goers after wrist bands stolen for Secret Garden Party

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Two hundred crew wrist bands were stolen on Wednesday night for the Secret Garden Party.

Two hundred crew wrist bands were stolen on Wednesday night for the Secret Garden Party.

Police have warned that no access will be given to anyone wearing one of the stolen wristbands.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Police said: “We were called at 9.26pm on July 22 to reports of wrist bands being taken from a vehicle at the site of the Secret Garden Party, Abbots Ripton.

“It is believed about 200 were taken. They are described as being for crew members and are red with orange/yellow blocks.”


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According to police the man believed to have taken the wrist bands is described as being in his late 20s/early 30s, with a thin face, stubble, tanned or olive skin, dark eyes and long black curly hair. He was wearing a loose-fitting black anorak/rain jacket.

“It is believed a second man assisted in taking the wristbands, but no description of him was given.”

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

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