Lead theft from Sibsey church totals £5,000

FIVE thousand pounds worth of lead has been stolen from a Sibsey church this week.

Thieves targeted St Margaret’s Church in the village overnight between Wednesday and Thursday and took lead measuring around 20 feet by 40 feet.

They used a vehicle to take the lead away from the church, on Old Main Road in the village.

Police are appealing for information from anyone who saw any suspicious vehicles in the area of the church or who knows anything about the incident. Contact PC Chris Redfearn at Coningsby Police Station on 0300 111 0300 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 with information.