Stolen property

POLICE are trying to trace the owners of suspected stolen property.

Tools and fishing gear were recovered after a raid in the Billingham area.

The items include electric drills, a heat gun, an electric screwdriver and a planer.

A local 39-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary and handling stolen goods and is being quizzed about the items.

Anyone with information is asked to ring Detective Sergeant Kenny Clark, of Stockton CID, on (01642) 302226 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.