Household items stolen

MAFFRA police are warning residents to be on the look out for ‘magpie thieves’, with a number of reports of household items being taken from front yards and verandas.

Picnic chairs, tables, a garden hose and wheelbarrow have been stolen.

Police believe the culprits may be taking the items to furnish their home.

Anyone with information, or who might have seen people acting suspiciously in their neighbourhood, is urged to phone Maffra police on 5147 1026.