A BIRD of prey has been stolen from an aviary in the garden of a Sunderland home.
The Harris Hawk was taken from the property in Gainsborough Road in Grindon between 9.50pm on Saturday October 18 and 7.50am the next day.
The bird has a blue coloured ring around one of its feet and red coloured cord jesses around its feet.
Police are asking anyone with information to the burglary or the whereabouts of the bird to contact them on 101 ext 69191.
Callers are asked to quote reference number 481 191014 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.