Police appeal for witnesses following daytime theft.

A thief made off with £14,000 in jewellery while an unsuspecting resident at Willoway Lane in Braunton was in their garden.

Police said the offender took a Rolex watch, gold chain, bracelet and rings on Sunday, April 26 between 2 and 6pm.

They urged residents to ensure doors and windows are secure even when they are outside.

Anyone who saw anything suspicious is asked to call 101, quoting CR/029295/15.