A TYPE of quad vehicle was stolen in East Knoyle and later set alight.

Police say the Gator (a small four wheel quad type vehicle) was taken in the early hours of yesterday (Thursday, October 31) from a property in Holloway Lane.

It was then driven towards the Deverills where it was abandoned in Keysley Lane at around 1.50am and then set alight.

Officers investigating the theft are appealing for anyone with dash-cam footage who may be able to assist with their enquiries to get in touch.

A Wiltshire Police spokesperson said: "We’d like to hear from anyone who may have either seen the incident take place, or anyone who may have been driving through the area at the time who may have a dash-cam fitted to their vehicle which could have captured the offender."

Anyone with information call Wiltshire Police on 101 and quote crime reference number 54190108323.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.