Welding gear stolen from Sherburn

Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary at an industrial compound in Sherburn in Elmet.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said today that sometime overnight between December 5 and 6, thieves broke into Acorn Scaffolding on Sherburn Industrial estate and stole welding equipment and a crowbar.

Officers are appealing to anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area around the time of the incident to contact them with information.

Anyone who can help officers with their enquiries is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 - select option 2 - and ask for PC Lee Smith or Selby police.

Alternatively, if wishing to remain annonymous, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12140210757 when passing information about the incident.