Thieves steal £93k sports car


A TOP-of-the-range sports car has been stolen is a house raid in Edinburgh.

Thieves stole the keys to the black Mercedes CL55 AMG after breaking into a home in the city’s Mayfield Terrace.

They made off with the 6 litre car, which is worth around £93,000, sometime between 10.30pm on Sunday and 7.30am the following morning.

The high-powered car was taken after the keys were stolen from a house

Detectives are now keen to hear from anyone who was in the area and saw anything suspicious.

A police spokesman said: “The vehicle owner has been left extremely distressed at the theft of their vehicle and we are carrying out local enquiries to identify those responsible.

“Anyone who was in or around Mayfield Terrace on Sunday evening or Monday morning and who saw the car being driven off is asked to contact police immediately.

“Similarly, we would also urge those with any other information that can assist with our enquiries to come forward.”


Anyone with any information can contact Lothian and Borders Police on 0131 311 3131, or the charity Crimestoppers in confidence and complete anonymity on 0800 555 111.