THIEVES have stolen a large amount of heating oil from property in Ecchinswell.

Police were called to reports that a large amount of oil had been taken from an oil tank outside the property in Ecchinswell Road.

It is believed that the thieves stole the oil over night between January 17 and January 18.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident they are asked to contact the police on 101 quoting 44190020966.