POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a theft at a property in a village near Ashbourne.
The incident occurred in Yeldersley Lane in Bradley, overnight between Sunday, October 27 and Monday, October 28.
Offenders are believed to have entered the site by forcing down a rear perimeter fence with a 4x4 vehicle.
A horse box containing a ride-on lawnmower was taken from an unlocked barn.
Police are keen to hear from anyone with any information or who might have seen anything suspicious.
Witnesses are asked to contact the Marston and Clifton Safer Neighbourhood Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.