Ski kit taken in shed raid

VALUABLE tools and skiing equipment have been stolen in a raid on a Morpeth shed.

Police are warning householders to be on their guard after the break-in to an outbuilding in Northbourne Avenue last week.

Burglars got into the shed sometime between 7pm on Wednesday, November 23 and 10am the following day.

They stole a number of items before making off unseen.

Among the belongings stolen were a pair of orange Elan sports skis, a pair of black and yellow Salomon Crossmax 9 skis, a pair of blue Blizzard skis and a black and red Salomon ski bag.

Also in the haul was an orange Bosch orbital sander, a Rybo biscuit jointer and two Bosch jigsaw drills.

Anyone with information about the burglary, or who saw anything suspicious at the time, can contact police on 03456 043043, ext 69191.

Officers would also like to hear from anyone who has information about the whereabouts of the stolen goods.