Shed break-in alert

RESIDENTS are urged to look to shed security after two break-ins.

Between 8.30pm on Wednesday, May 1, and 9am the following day, thieves broke into a shed at The Villas in Stannington.

Various tools were stolen, including a blue Makita chainsaw, blue Ryobi strimmer, orange Daewoo hedge trimmer and an orange wheelbarrow.

In Ellington, a shed in Cresswell Road was raided between 4.30pm on Saturday, May 4, and 8.45am the next day. A lawnmower, chainsaw, blue Raleigh bike and strimmer were taken.

Anyone with information about the thefts or the whereabouts of the property should contact police on 101, ext 69191.