A thief jumped over a wall before stealing a set of ladders from a property in Corby.
A dark car arrived at the premises in Darwin Court, Trevithick Road, Corby, at about 6.45am on Thursday, January 2, and the offender jumped over a wall and broke into a secure storage container before taking the ladders.
A police spokesman said: “The car was parked in Darwin Road, adjacent to Darwin Court, with its headlights on all of the time.
“The offender is believed to have been a man, wearing a dark grey hooded top, black gloves and black bottoms.”
Witnesses or anyone with information about the burglary should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.