A ride-on lawnmower was among items stolen during a barn burglary in a village.

Police are seeking witnesses and are appealing for information in connection with a burglary in a village near Halesworth.

It happened at some point between 3.30pm on Friday, January 6 and 7am on Saturday, January 7 as a property near The Street in St James South Elmham was targeted.

Police said "a number of items were stolen from a barn," including a four-wheeled aluminium Bateson car trailer; an orange Kubota ride-on lawnmower; a Clarke portable garage; a Draper Oil Free 25l Compressor and a black Draper Storm Force 50l Compressor.

Anyone with any information about this incident or who saw suspicious activity or a vehicle should contact the crime co-ordination centre at Suffolk police, quoting crime reference number 37/1448/23, via 101.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form www.crimestoppers-uk.org