Homes being built in Blyth have suffered a setback after boilers were pinched from the properties.
Between 6pm on Monday June 24 and 8am on Tuesday June 25, six boilers were stolen from nearly completed homes on a building site on Links Road in the town.
The boilers were all Glow Worm Ultracomb 30CX1 models.
Now police officers are appealing for help tracing the stolen boilers and are asking that anyone in the trade who is offered them contact police.
Anyone with information about the thefts is asked to contact officers in Blyth on the 101 non-emergency number, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.