Police are appealing for help in tracing some sheep stolen from the Perton area.

Between 11 am on Tuesday 24 December and around 4pm on Thursday 26 December thieves have removed a padlock and chain securing a metal gate on a field belonging to Perton Mill Farm on Bridgnorth Road, Perton and stolen 121 nine-month-old Texel cross ewes. Each lamb is marked with a ‘B’ in red ink.

Anyone who has any information is asked to ring 101 quoting incident 285 of 28 December or to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111.