A GARAGE burglary in Skipton resulted in the theft of three mountain bikes last weekend.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses and information about the burglary that occurred on Sunday, January 3, between 6.55pm and 7.25pm, and involved suspects climbing on to a detached garage roof, removing tiles, cutting wooden joists, gaining entry and removing property.

In particular, officers are appealing for information about the three stolen mountain bikes.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Liz Estensen. You can also email elizabeth.estensen@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210001998.