Three tonne dump truck stolen then abandoned

A three tonne dumper truck was stolen and then abandoned in Cramlington.

The vehicle was taken from the old fire station in Albion Terrace between 4pm on Tuesday, February 17, and 1.30am the following day.

Offenders drove the truck around Northburn Estate before abandoning it on a cycle path near to Durham Road.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 200 18/02/15.