ELECTRIC cable and extension cable costing £3,000 has been stolen in Harwich.

The theft happened between 2pm on April 21 and 7am on April 22 when it was stolen from a building opposite Mayflower Avenue in Harwich.

Thieves got away with electric cable and three rolls of extension cable.

Anyone with information regarding this theft or who has been offered any electrical cable are asked to contact Pc Kevin Ward at Harwich Police Station on 101.