Appeal: Yorkshire Stone Theft, Chantry Bridge, Wakefield

Wednesday 18 September 2019

Police in Wakefield are appealing for information after Yorkshire Stone was stolen in the city.

The Wakefield North West NPT would like to speak to anyone who has information about the theft of stone from Chantry Bridge, near Chantry Chapel which took place between 11am and 3pm on Friday September 13.

Officers believe suspects dressed as workmen entered the site and took the stone.

A number of enquiries are ongoing into the incident and police are advising residents to be wary of anyone offering a quantity of Yorkshire stone for sale at low prices in suspicious circumstances.

Anyone who saw the stone being removed or has any information at all which could assist the investigation is asked to contact the Wakefield North West NPT on 101 referencing crime number 13190474582.

Information can also be given online at  or anonymously to the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.



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