Honesty box theft

HEYFIELD police are investigating the theft from an “honesty box”.

Between 6.30pm Sunday and 8.30am Monday, an unknown offender has attended at an address in Weir Rd, Heyfield.

The offender has jumped the farm fence and cut an honesty box off its post with a chainsaw. Once the box was removed, the offender then smashed their way into it.

The honesty box was located at the front of the property for sales of items. The offender has left with an unknown amount of money leaving behind the damaged honesty box.

Anyone with information has been asked to phone the Heyfield police on 5148 2202 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.