Sheep stolen from farm

Police are appealing for information after seven sheep worth over £1000 were stolen from a farm in the Ryedale district.

They were taken from Craven Garth Farm overnight between Saturday 15 and Wednesday 19 March.

Officers are appealing for anyone with any information to contact them. In particular, they would like to hear from anyone who saw any suspicious vehicles, people or activity in the area between the two dates.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC William Knapp. You can also email

If you prefer to remain anonymous, information can be passed to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12140043689 when passing on information about this crime.