Three men, all described as white and aged between 20 and 40 years of age, were seen in the area driving a metallic light blue saloon type car. They appear to have paid close attention to the victim and his vehicle and a short time later, the pickup was stolen with the keys and made off towards Buttercrambe.
North Yorkshire Police conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident.
In particular, we would like to speak to anyone who may have seen three males acting suspiciously in or around the location of Buttercrambe on 5 October 2016 or anyone who may have seen the vehicle being driven after 6.20pm.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC434 Will Lane You can also email email@example.com
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12160181498.