Tools have been stolen from a number of properties in Tolleshunt D’Arcy.

A New Makita drill worth £200 and a JCB mains hammer drill worth £200 were taken after a shed in Salters Meadow was broken into overnight on July 2.

Stihl tools worth £1250, including a leaf-blower, strummer and hedge trimmer, were taken from another property  between 12noon on July 1 and 3pm on July 3.

A slab cutter was taken from an unsecured garage in Tollesbury Road between July 3 and 11.30pm on July 4.

Tools worth £200 were taken after a shed was also broken into in Tollesbury Road overnight on July 4.