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‘Not a smart thing to do’ - Dumped car missing wheels and bumper to be taken away

PUBLISHED: 22:37 14 December 2019 | UPDATED: 12:43 15 December 2019

The abandoned Mini found by police in Newmarket. Picture: MILDENHALL POLICE

The abandoned Mini found by police in Newmarket. Picture: MILDENHALL POLICE

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Judging by its missing wheels and front bumper, one can only assume the owner of this silver Mini in Newmarket was not planning on going anywhere in a hurry.

The abandoned Mini found by police in Newmarket. Picture: MILDENHALL POLICEThe abandoned Mini found by police in Newmarket. Picture: MILDENHALL POLICE

But now this car looks set to be removed from the road entirely after police found it and declared it abandoned.

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After coming across the car in Newmarket, Mildenhall Police Tweeted that: "Parking a vehicle on a road in this state is not a smart thing to do."

Officers said the vehicle had no insurance and was unroadworthy - and said they regarded it as abandoned.

They have now reported it to West Suffolk Council for removal.


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