VALUABLE garden equipment has been stolen in a shed break-in.
Thieves broke into the shed at a cottage in Bothal, making off with various tools.
The haul included two orange Husqvarna chainsaws, worth £1,000, two chains for the saws worth £125 and an orange Stihl leaf blower worth £170.
The theft took place between 3.30pm on Tuesday, February 21 and 8am the following day.
Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have information about the break-in or who has been offered the items for sale.
Anyone who can help should contact police on 101, ext 69191, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.