Thieves strike

POWER tools have been stolen from an unlocked garage in Morpeth.

Between 5.50pm on Saturday and 10.15am on Tuesday, thieves entered the unlocked garage in Ghyll Edge and stole a blue and black petrol-powered Stihl saw, a blue Makita drill and a blue Makita cordless drill before making off.

Officers are reminding residents in Morpeth to lock their garage doors to try and keep opportunist thieves out.

Any witnesses or anyone with information into the burglary are asked to contact police on 03456 043043, ext 69191.