41 sheep stolen from farm in York

Police are appealing for information after 41 lambs were stolen from fields at Monk Stray, Malton Road, in York.

The theft occurred sometime between 6pm Saturday 1 August and midday on Sunday 2 August.

If anyone knows anything about the whereabouts of the lambs, or saw anything suspicious in the area, please contact the police as a matter of urgency.

Dial 101, press 2 and ask to speak to PC Ruth Atkins or email ruth.atkins@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12150133302 when passing on any information surrounding this incident.