Victim ‘deeply distressed’ after crocodile ornament theft

The stolen crocodile ornament.
The stolen crocodile ornament.

The theft of a crocodile-shaped garden ornament in North Somercotes has left the owner ‘deeply distressed’, as it was a gift that belonged to her late husband.

PCSO Sally Hewitt, of the Louth Rural Neighbourhood Policing Team, said that the ornament was stolen overnight on March 16-17.

PCSO Hewitt said: “I would like to appeal to anyone who has any information regarding this theft to contact Lincolnshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 73 of March 17.”