Thousands of pounds worth of tools stolen from van in Goodmayes

PUBLISHED: 12:50 22 April 2013 | UPDATED: 12:51 22 April 2013

Carpentry tools worth thousands of pounds were stolen from a van in Goodmayes.

A chop saw, impact screw driver, cordless hammer drill, jig saw and red Henry Hoover were all taken.

The white Peugeot boxer van was parked and locked overnight in Little Heath on Sunday.

When the owner returned to the van the next morning at about 10.30am he discovered the tools, worth about £2,000, had been taken.

Anyone who believes they may have information about the theft should call Redbridge Police on 020 8345 2624.

If you wish to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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