South Ockendon ram raid car believed to have travelled through Upminster, say police

South Ockendon's Esso Garage in North Road was ram raided on Friday night. Photo: Google Maps

South Ockendon's Esso Garage in North Road was ram raided on Friday night. Photo: Google Maps - Credit: Archant

A car used in a ram raid on a South Ockendon petrol station on Saturday morning is believed to have made its way to Upminster after the incident according to Essex Police.

It was reported a vehicle had been used to break in to the Tesco Express store in North Road at around 1.40am.

The vehicle, described as a black Ford Fiesta, was seen leaving the area in the direction of Upminster.

It is early stages of the investigation but it is believed some money may have been taken.

A spokesman said: “If you saw or heard anything, have CCTV, were driving in the area and have dash cam footage, or have any other information please call us on 101.


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“Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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