Folks, there are thieves about. Neighbourhood Support Group Horowhenua have emailed us twice in the last week or so:
I have received information that between 26th July and 16th August  from 5pm to 12pm a property in Mavis Avenue has been broken into. This is a Holiday home.
The property was broken into via a window, a freezer in the garage has been opened and items have been stolen. In the house draws have been opened and items have been tossed about. A light has been left on in the house.
Please if you happen to have noticed anyone or anything suspicious around these dates and times please call the Police.
I have received information that between 19/6/19 and 25/8/19 a property in Drake Street has had it’s garage broken into.
The property is a Holiday home and during this time the owners where at their home in Wellington.
The offenders have gained entry by smashing the lock off the door. Items stolen were a Echo chainsaw 18″ bar and a Sea-horse Kon-Tiki which was set up with GPS it was red in colour and a jump starter pack.
The main home itself hasn’t been entered.