Witness appeal following vehicle recovery in Kempston Hardwick


Bedfordshire Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident in Stewartby and Kempston Hardwick this afternoon (7 October).

At approximately 12.15pm a police patrol spotted a suspicious vehicle driving in Green Lane, Stewartby and signalled it to stop.

According to a spokesperson for the Police, “The vehicle moved off from the patrol. Officers followed it to an address in Kempston Hardwick, where the car stopped and the driver made off from the scene.

“A vehicle has been recovered.”

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has any information to call the police on 101, quoting reference number 195 of today (7 October).

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