Zetland FM Local News - 22nd April 2020
The number of Coronavirus cases in our area has again shown an increase in the past 24 hours;
Around £5,000 of cash and tools have been stolen following a burglary in Guisborough;
...and three men have appeared in court charged with drugs offences after police stopped a vehicle in Grangetown.
The number of Coronavirus cases in our area has again shown an increase in the past 24 hours.
According to the latest figures published yesterday by Public Health England, there are currently 223 confirmed cases in Redcar and Cleveland, out of a local population of just under 137,000 people.
That's up from 219 cases yesterday.
There are currently 407 cases confirmed in Middlesbrough, a figure which has also risen, up from 394 yesterday.
Around £5,000 of cash and tools have been stolen following a burglary in Guisborough.
Police are appealing for private CCTV or dash cam footage following the burglary at Euremica on Morgan Drive.
The burglary occurred at around 1.15am on Sunday.
Cash and tools stolen from the premises were later recovered in a black Peugeot 307 vehicle by officers on Bevanlee Road in South Bank.
It is believed two males were responsible for the incident and officers are appealing for anyone with information regarding the suspects or anyone with footage of the incident or the vehicle to contact police on the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Three men have appeared in court charged with drugs offences after police stopped a vehicle in Grangetown.
The men were charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs after a vehicle was stopped by police in Grangetown on Sunday.
After a search of the vehicle and the three occupants, class A and C drugs were recovered, alongside £2000 cash and what is believed to be a bottle of ammonia.
The three men, aged 30, 23 and 18, appeared at Teesside Magistrates Court yesterday.