Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves stole power tools from a parked van in Kettering.
The incident took place in Bryant Road overnight (February 23 to 24) with thieves breaking into the back of the van to steal the tools.
The victim was not aware of the theft until he went to a job in the morning and realised he was missing a number of tools.
Among the items stolen are Makita, Bosch and FEIN tools.
Witnesses or anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.