IT IS suspected that a motorhome stolen from a South Lakeland dealership was removed by another vehicle, police have said.

The incident of theft at Ings, near Kendal, occurred between 7am on Sunday, May 2 and 10am on Monday, May 3.

A Cumbria Constabulary spokesman said: "It was reported that the motorhome, a cream Fiat Carthago, may have been removed by another vehicle."

The spokesman said the vehicle used to remove the motorhome was possibly a low loader, flatbed or recovery-type vehicle.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is asked to call police on 101, quoting log number 34 of May 4.

Alternatively, members of the public can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.