CUMBRIA Police are appealing for information about the theft of a sheep in Kendal.

A spokeswoman for the force said the incident took place in Selside sometime between October 27 and 28, last year.

"We're keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have knowledge of the incident," he continued.

"Residents in rural locations are urged to remain vigilant to incidents of this type."

Anybody with information should contact police on 101.