A moped was stolen just minutes after it had been left in a car park.

The latest in a spate of thefts in a coastal town is being investigated - after seven thefts or attempted thefts of mopeds and motorbikes earlier this month.

Police are seeking witnesses and are appealing for information in connection with the theft of a moped in Lowestoft.

A police spokesman said: "The black and grey Lexmoto Diablo 125cc moped, registration number WJ72 UJC, was parked in a car park near Whapload Road at around 9.25pm on Sunday, April 28.

"Around 10 to 15 minutes later, the moped was stolen."

If you saw the moped being taken or if you have any information about this theft, contact Suffolk police quoting crime reference number 37/23494/24 via 101.