THIEVES broke into a garage and stole a large quantity of tools before making off in a light-coloured vehicle.

The incident, which occurred on Monday February 4, happened between 8:30pm and 9:30pm at KT Coaches in Crooklands.

Police say the offenders forced entry into the garage and stole a number of tools before leaving in a large vehicle.

Officers are looking for witnesses who were travelling along the A65 between the hours stated and noticed any suspicious activity, in particular anyone who had a dashcam and were travelling towards the M6 to call 101 quoting log number 27.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111