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Police appeal after go-karts stolen

09:39 22 August 2014

An example of a Rimo kart stolen from Raceworld.

An example of a Rimo kart stolen from Raceworld.


Police are appealing for information after go-karts worth thousands of pounds were stolen from a kart centre in Woodbury Salterton.

An example of a Stratos Pro kart stolen from Raceworld.An example of a Stratos Pro kart stolen from Raceworld.

Police say the incident occurred overnight between Wednesday, August 20, and Thursday, August 21, at Raceworld, located in Greendale Business Park.

The offenders are said to have entered the premises by forcing the shutter doors, and once inside stolen karts including seven Rimo Evo 6 Go Karts, valued at £5,000 each, and two Stratos Karts - one Pro model and one Cadet model - valued at £1,500 each.

Police believe that the offenders may have used a white long-wheelbase van to transport the property away.

Anyone with any information regarding this burglary is asked to call police on 101, quoting police reference CR/100070/14 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or report online at


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