Thieves stole garden equipment including a strimmer from a Sunderland shed.
Police are appealing for information after the theft which happened at 7.40am, on Monday, August 10, when thieves broke into the garden shed of a house in Roselea Avenue, Ryhope.
They stole a number of items including exercise equipment, a tumble dryer, scrap metal and a Flymo strimmer.
Inquiries are ongoing into the theft and police want to speak to anyone who saw a yellow Ford Transit tipper van which was seen in the area at the time of the theft.
The distinctive-looking van has black panels at the front and on the driver’s side.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 912 12/08/15.