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ET James & Son hit with £80,000 KTM dirt bike theft

2019 KTM 250 SX-F

2019 KTM 250 SX-F

Motorcycle dealership and repair shop, ET James & Son, has been hit with a big KTM motorcycle theft over the weekend.

Thieves struck the family business Saturday night/Sunday early hours (March 16/17) and made off with 12 new KTMs, valued at an estimated total value of over £80,000. The motorcycle business in Rhayader, Wales also had a number of Milwaukee and Dewalt power tools stolen.

The 12 KTM dirt bikes stolen from ET James & Son in Wales

1 50 SX Mini
1 85 SX Small Wheel
1 85 SX Big Wheel
1 125 SX
2 150 SX
2 250 EXC TPI 6 Day
1 250 SX
1 250 SX-F
1 300 EXC TPI 6 Day
1 350 SX-F

ET James & Son said that CCTV showed a light coloured (possibly white) Mercedes Sprinter in the vicinity at the time. It entered the estate at approximately 10.30pm and left at approximately 4.15am.

The firm has deep roots in the off-road industry and has asked for help sharing the news around. If you can offer any information on the theft, please call Dyfed/Powys police on 101.

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