Stolen meat in Awsworth

A VAN full of stolen meat was found in Awsworth.

The white Greedy Pig Butchers van was stolen from a pub car park in Ilkeston.

The Renault van was found abandoned in The Glebe, Awsworth. The meat, including, gammon, pork, beef and turkey, had been stolen as well as an iPhone 4 and some cash.

It had been making a delivery to the Mallard Inn in Heanor Road, at about 10.30am on Friday when it was taken.

A dark-coloured Peugeot was seen on the Mallard car park at the time of the theft and driving off The Glebe onto Newton’s Lane.

Neighbours also reported seeing a stocky white man get into the car in the village.

Call police on 101 with information.