Police probe church theft

HUNDREDS of pounds worth of heating oil has been stolen from a church.

Around 800 litres of oil was siphoned from a tank at Holy Saviour Church in Milbourne, near Ponteland.

The theft happened between Saturday, February 2, and Wednesday, March 13.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101, ext 69191, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.