West Mercia Police is advising people to remain vigilant after a garage was broken into in a Herefordshire village.

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police (Hereford Cops) said:

We would like to make you aware that there has been a burglary of a garage off priory lane Stretton Sugwas.

The burglary happened between the 1st and 04th June 

The offender or offenders forced entry to garage by taking off the door frame.

Various tools were stolen from the address.

Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to contact us online, quoting incident number XX of XXXX.

If you arenā€™t comfortable contacting us directly, you can pass on information anonymously to the independent charity, Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111or by visiting their website: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

There are some simple, inexpensive and effective things you can do to help secure your home and property. Security tips and advice can be found on our website www.westmercia.police.uk 

Thank you for your help. It is only by the police and the public working together that we can prevent and detect crime.