POLICE are reminding residents to keep sheds and other outbuildings locked after a number of items were stolen during a burglary at a Flintshire farm.

The incident in question took place in Cilcain near Mold overnight between June 12 and 13.

Police say a 'large quantity' of diesel was stolen from the scene, as well as a motorbike, a quadbike and other expensive tools.

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They added that the thieves gained entry to the site through a roller shutter door.

The full list of items stolen is as follows:

  • 1200 litres of Diesel
  • Green + Black Kawasaki KLX250 2009
  • Green Honda CRX 500 – 2015 
  • Stihl 281 Chainsaw 5/6 years old
  • Stihl 661 Chainsaw 2 years old 
  • Stihl 12’’ Cut off saw 
  • Honda Generator 
  • Dewalt Chop Saw 
  • Strimmer 
  • Honda Lawnmower 3/4 years old

A spokesperson for NWP said: "There have been similar offences in Bylchau, Denbighshire earlier this month where a quadbike and tools were stolen from two farms. 

"If you've seen or heard anything which you believe will be useful to the investigation, make contact with North Wales Police quoting the reference number 22000407547."