Earlston fuel theft probed by police

FUEL thieves are continuing to target the Borders – their latest known hit was in Earlston.

The theft of around 100 litres of diesel from a parked lorry in the village’s Turfford industrial estate was discovered on Friday.

Police say the fuel was taken sometime during the previous three days and have appealed for witnesses or information.

The fuel was valued at around £145.