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Car seized and man arrested after fuel siphoning incident

Police in Portadown have arrested a male following the theft of red diesel.

On Friday, April 4, a male was observed siphoning red diesel from a tank in a yard on Ballynagarrick Road, into a red Vauxhall Corsa. Police attended the address of the last registered owner and located the car. The vehicle was subsequently seized.

A 27-year-old male was arrested and later released on bail pending further enquiries.

Meanwhile, police in Craigavon have arrested a 21-year-old male following a burglary.

At  4.55am on Monday, April 7, police received a report of a person attempting to  break into a house. A male was observed making off from the house in Birchwood Grange.

Officers attended and a male was detained close by. He was arrested for burglary and was later released on bail pending further enquiries.


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