Warning to car drivers

POLICE are urging motorists not to leave their vehicles defrosting with the engines running after a car was stolen in north Derbyshire.

A BMW was stolen on Wednesday, at around 10.10am, from a driveway on Owlcotes View, Bolsover.

The owner had started the engine and gone back inside her house to collect a bag while the car was defrosting.

Officers are also appealing for information about a man seen in the area at the time.

He is described as white, with short dark hair and was wearing a dark jacket, blue jeans and black shoes.

n Anyone with information is asked to call Derbyshire Police on 101.