Burglars steal car then smash it up moments later in Doncaster

Burglars stole a high-powered vehicle in Doncaster – and then ended up crashing it moments later.

Wednesday, 31st July 2019, 10:52 am

The thieves stole the BMW in the early hours of this morning and then crashed it a short time later into a lamppost and wall in Hatfield.

The BMW.

Officers from South Yorkshire Police’s Operational Support team posted on Facebook that the offenders ‘clearly fell foul of a lack of driving ability’.

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The team added: “They made good their escape but have left plenty of forensic material behind so we expect they will be receiving a visit soon.”