Police anxious for information on thefts of three cars

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 02 June, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 02 June, 2005, 12:00am

Updated at 5.04pm:
Police on Thursday were appealing for information on a daring robbery ? in which three private cars were stolen from an exhibition car park at Yuen Long on Tuesday.

A police spokesman said the thefts occurred about 8.30am on Tuesday, when a grey-coloured private car suddenly entered the car park at Tai Sang Wai on Yau Pok Road driving at high speed.

Three passengers left the grey-coloured car and jumped onto three silver-coloured private cars parked inside and then drove them away through the main entrance, the spokesman said.

The estimated total value of the three stolen vehicles was about $2.1 million.

Investigations by the Divisional Investigation Team of Yuen Long were underway on Thursday afternoon.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police on tel: 2473 8338.