Friday, December 3, 2021

Tag: theft

Bridlington arcade thieves caught on CCTV

Bridlington suspected arcade thieves Roxy Amusements
The owner of Roxy Amusements has released CCTV footage of an attempted robbery at the Bridlington arcade, stating the two men on camera are believed to be responsible for a similar theft at South Shore Holiday Village.

Matlock Bath arcade thief handed community order

Theft Derwent Amusements
A Derbyshire man who stole £3,000 from gaming machines while employed by Derwent Amusements in Matlock Bath has been given an 18-month community..

Birnbeck’s “Banksy” nicked and dismissed as hoax, but Boey lives on in Hastings

Birnbeck Banksy
The appearance of a potential (if doubtful) Banksy work near troubled Birnbeck Pier caught headlines momentarily…before it was stolen less than 24 hours later.

Crane Crime: Tik-Tok video purports to show crane hack

TikTok Machine crane crime
A video has been doing the rounds on TikTok which purports to show arcade-goers a “hack” for crane machines which can guarantee them a prize every time they play.

Cashbox thieves put behind bars

Handcuffs, crime
A trio of ‘brazen’ thieves has been brought to justice, after a crime-spree saw them target the cash-boxes of pub-gaming machines throughout northern Wales and northwest England. Luke Partington, Ian Parker and David Gordon received one year, 19 months, and nine months of jail time respectively from Chester Crown Court, after being found guilty of a string of cash-grabs throughout...