THIEVES have stolen £3,500 worth of power tools from a house in Sticklepath, Barnstaple. The break-in at Rhododendron Avenue is though to have taken place between 5pm on Wednesday, September 8 and 8am the following day. Among the tools taken were a Makita

THIEVES have stolen £3,500 worth of power tools from a house in Sticklepath, Barnstaple.

The break-in at Rhododendron Avenue is though to have taken place between 5pm on Wednesday, September 8 and 8am the following day.

Among the tools taken were a Makita jigsaw, cordless drill set and angle grinder; a Dewalt circular saw and wet tile cutter; a Paslode nail gun; and a Robin hedge cutter and strimmer.

Officers investigating the theft have appealed for anyone with information or who may be offered cheap tools matching this description to contact them on 08452 777 444, quoting reference CB/10/3344.