Thieves steal bikes and tent from shed

TWO mountain bikes and a tent were stolen from a garden shed in Longbenton overnight on Sunday.

Burglars forced their way into the shed, in Cawfields Court, between 9pm on Sunday and 7am the day after.

One of the stolen bikes was a gold-coloured men’s Kona Kahuna with a 29in frame, Kryptonite chain on its crossbar and noseless saddle, valued at £900. The other was a ladies’ white mountain bike worth £80.

The tent taken was a nine-berth blue one valued at £180.

Potential witnesses are asked to call police on 101 ext 69191.