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Chainsaw and child’s bike stolen in theft before police chase

PUBLISHED: 16:31 28 October 2018 | UPDATED: 08:34 29 October 2018

Rianna Rudland said her seven-year-old son Daniel is ‘heartbroken’ by the theft of the tenten 90 motocross bike. PHOTO: Rianna Rudland

Rianna Rudland said her seven-year-old son Daniel is ‘heartbroken’ by the theft of the tenten 90 motocross bike. PHOTO: Rianna Rudland

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A racing bike, chainsaw and a seven-year-old’s motocross bike were stolen in a village theft that may be related to a police pursuit.

A KTM Exc400 racing bike was stolen from the Rudland family on October 26. PHOTO: Rianna RudlandA KTM Exc400 racing bike was stolen from the Rudland family on October 26. PHOTO: Rianna Rudland

The Rudland family had the items stolen from their home on Chapel Road in Carleton Rode, near Attleborough, on Friday morning.

Rianna Rudland said her seven-year-old son Daniel is “heartbroken” by the theft of the tenten 90 motocross bike. Her partner’s racing bike model is a KTM Exc400.

South Norfolk police inspector Jason Selvarajah said: “We have increased patrols locally. A short time later a vehicle was involved in a pursuit involving a high powered vehicle near Thetford.”

Mr Selvarajah added that the investigation is still ongoing. On Friday he posted on Twitter: “Please remain vigilant, safeguard your belongings by ensuring they are secured and report suspicious activity.”

The incident was initially attended by Breckland police.


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