Power tools taken

POLICE are seeking information about the identity of an offender who stole power tools and chainsaws from a residential property in Lucknow early last month.

Between 4pm on October 5 and 9am on October 7, the offender entered an unlocked storage shed at the rear of the main premises before stealing the items.

The offender was captured on CCTV, and is described as about 150 to 160cm tall, with a thin build, wearing a black hoodie, black or dark blue loose fittings pants and runners with a white sole.

The offender’s face was hidden with a black cover, and was carrying a black backpack with a torch.

Police say the offender may have a broken arm in a cast.

CCTV footage has been posted on the ‘Eyewatch — Wellington Police Service Area’ Facebook page.

People with information are being encouraged to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.