Police recover stolen defibrillator

Police recover stolen defibrillator

A defibrillator with an estimated value of £6,000 has been recovered following the theft on Wednesday afternoon.

It is believed that the stolen machine was recovered at the Craigmore Way, south Belfast area.The machine was stolen from the back of an ambulance in Belfast city centre while crew members attended to a patient.South Belfast Area Commander Chief Inspector Robert Murdie said: "The male who is believed to have stolen the defibrillator is described as being in his late 30's, 6"0" tall, medium build, fair coloured hair and wearing a great hooded top with red writing on it."Police are appealing to anyone with information or who saw the incident to contact them at Musgrave Police Station on the non-emergency number 101."This is a defib similar to the one stolen from ambulance in Belfast tonight. It's pretty weighty and hard to hide pic.twitter.com/6JQW1q2xSF— NIAS (@NI_Amb_Service) September 3, 2014 p>Police have recovered a defibrillator that was stolen from the Dublin Road, South Belfast area last night.— PSNI (@PoliceServiceNI) September 4, 2014


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