Van stolen from business park

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A VAN was stolen after the owner left it unlocked outside his place of work.

The Vauxhall Vivaro was left outside a business on Broombank Park, Chesterfield, when the owner left it unattended for a few minutes to go inside.

He was alerted to the theft by colleagues who noticed the lights had been switched on, and saw a man driving off in the vehicle.

The man - who drove off towards the dual carriageway in the direction of Sheffield - is described as being white, in his late 20’s or early 30’s and wearing a striped blue top.

Police would like to speak to anyone was in the area who may have witnessed the incident, which happened at 10am on September 21.

Report information to 0345 123 3333 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.