Bat monitors stolen in Caernarfon

North Wales Police

Police in Caernarfon are looking for thieves who stole bat monitoring eqipment from a car.

A silver Toyota Yaris was broken into while parked in a pay and display car park off Balaclava Road at some point overnight between Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th October.

North Wales Police

Nine hand-held and long-term data collection devices were taken – including three Batscanner stereos, two Batbox iii detectors and four Anabat Express devices. Three of the Anabat makes beared serial numbers SN 409 406, SN 418 278 and SN 423 277.

PC Gareth Horne at Caernarfon Police Station said: ”We’d like to hear from anyone who saw any suspicious behaviour or activity in the area and I’m also asking communities to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity immediately.  It is also worth reminding the community to ensure their property is always locked and secured or kept out of sight.”

North Wales Police

Anyone with information about the thefts should contact the North Wales Police control room on 101, quoting reference no. RC17150851, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.