Red diesel stolen from building site

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to the theft of red diesel from a Wallsend building site.

Thieves are believed to have stolen the fuel from a compound in Ravensworth Street between 5.30pm on Thursday, April 19, and 7.30am the day after.

Police are keen to speak to anyone who saw a blue flat-bed van in the area at the time.

Police can be contacted by potential witnesses on 101 ext 69191.