Springer Spaniel and off-road vehicle stolen during break-in at Coggeshall farm

The Springer Spaniel stolen during the burglary

The Springer Spaniel stolen during the burglary - Credit: Archant

A dog and an off-road vehicle have been stolen during a burglary in Coggeshall.

The off-road vehicle stolen during the burglary

The off-road vehicle stolen during the burglary - Credit: Archant

The crooks responsible broke into an outbuilding at Pattiswich Hall Farm between 6.30pm on October 28 and 7am the following day.

They took more than £16,000 worth of gardening equipment, a green Polaris Ranger off-road vehicle and the occupant’s brown and white Springer Spaniel.

A horesbox seen in the area around 3am on October 29 is suspected of being used to transport the Ranger during the incident.

Anyone with information should call Pc Ben Andrews at Braintree on 101.