Burglar interrupted by dog as they try to steal lawnmower

The burglar was trying to steal a ride-on lawnmower from a garden shed.
The burglar was trying to steal a ride-on lawnmower from a garden shed.

A burglar was caught in the act by a dog as they tried to steal a ride-on lawn mower.

The offender was interrupted in the garden as they attempted to steal the mower from a garden shed at a property in Moulton Lane, off Boughton Road, Boughton.

The incident took place sometime between 9pm and 9.25pm on February 20.

Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.