ALERT: Bike thief on the prowl in Doncaster suburb

Crime.
Crime.

A bike thief is on the prowl in part of Doncaster.

Police said there has been several burglaries in the Bentley area over the weekend where numerous bikes have been stolen.

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Residents are now being urged to make sure their cycles are safely locked away.

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Police community support officer Phil Paish, of the Doncaster West Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: "Please remember to lock your doors and windows, lock away ladders, garden tools and other items that a burglar could use to enter your home or shed.

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Remember, if you can get into your home without your keys, so could a burglar."