pliers

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Burglars used mole grip type implement to snap cylinder lock.
Police discovered there had been an attempt to force the back door and forensics investigators matched the marks on the door handle to the grooves on the mole grips - a type of pliers - found in the car footwell and that were used to try to yank off the door handle.
Police said on Twitter: "Yes, this was driven on a road and yes, he was sitting on a bucket and steering with a pair of mole grips. Driver will be reported for too many offences to mention!" One Twitter user said "It gives a whole new meaning to the word bucket seat."
Police said on Twitter: "Yes this was driven on a road and yes he was sitting on a bucket and steering with a pair of mole grips. Driver will be reported for too many offences to mention!"
Mole grips, a screwdriver, a balaclava and gloves were found in the car.
At the end of the stage and with some help from fellow competitors, the suspension was held together with a pair of mole grips in an attempt to get the car through 15 more miles of forestry before servicing back at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells.
The court also heard Rutherford's rucksack was found to contain three torches, tin snips, mole grips and wire cutters.
Other stolen equipment includes an aluminium scaffolding tower, a boiler, tools such as hedge trimmers, a jack hammer from a JCB, lockjaw pliers, mole grips, life buoys and a picnic table.
He also ordered the defendant to pay the statutory surcharge and made a forfeiture and destruction order for the tools used in the burglary, including mole grips and a screwdriver.
They found him to be in possession of mole grips and a screwdriver.