North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a theft of a moped from outside the B&M Bargains shop in Skipton

Moped theft outside Skipton shop

A black and white Lex Moto moped was taken from the carpark at around 6.30pm on Thursday, 24 January 2019.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about the direction of travel of the moped and its whereabouts now.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC Sharon Leverton. You can also email

Please quote incident number 12190014559. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Courtusy of North Yorkshire Police