POLICE are appealing for information after three quad bikes were stolen in Matfen on Wednesday.

A Northumbria Police spokesman said: “At 9.19am on Wednesday, January 9 we received a report that three quad bikes had been stolen from a premises in Matfen.

“It is believed an unknown offender entered the grounds of the property and broken the locks on a workshop door before stealing three quad bikes, a pressure washer and a trailer. The offender then left the scene.” 

Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information should call 101 ref 20 090119 or provide information anonymously to Crimestoppers.