Police have launched an appeal after an attempted car theft in Kidderminster.

West Mercia Police said they are investigating a report of an attempted car key burglary in Lea Castle Drive. 

The incident happened between 2am and 2.30am on Saturday, June 8 when three men were spotted ripping off cables for lights to a residential property. 

The residents were alerted and the men got into a waiting car, which was black in colour and had a noisy exhaust. 

There were three vehicles of interest on the driveway with officers believing the men were intending to target one of them. 

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said: “We are investigating a report of an attempt car key burglary on Lea Castle Drive in Kidderminster.  

“Police Ref 00050_I_08062024. If you’ve seen anything suspicious or have information that might help with enquires, please call 101.”

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.