Expensive garden equipment was stolen from Andover Garden Machinery on Salisbury Road earlier this week equating to around £15,000.

The perpetrators got away with various gardening equipment ranging from leaf blowers, hedge cutters, chainsaws and strimmers all branded as Stihl and Husqvarna.

The incident took place on the 9th of April, on Tuesday, between 8.00pm and entered into the early morning of the 10th of April, on Wednesday.

The men climbed on the roof and broke in from cutting holes through, it’s known that vehicles passed by the store and ‘must have seen the men’

Security equipment was also damaged to avoid being caught.

It’s unknown if these were the same men that stole ten thousand pounds worth of garden equipment from Enham Trust last month.

Andover Garden Machinery on Salisbury Road are still open as usual.

Did you witness anything or recognise the men? Contact Andover Garden Machinery on 01264 710113 or email at info@andovergardenmachinery.co.uk

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting the crime reference number 44190123544.

Police have been contacted for comment.

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