Police have asked residents to be on the lookout for a silver Citroen Cadre van which has been linked to distraction burglaries in the Daventry area.
The vehicle, registration FP54 LRX, has ladders on its roof and was sighted acting suspciously at a farm in the Kislingbury area shortly after 10am today (Thursday, October 12) where the driver was attempting to buy batteries.
It has previously been linked to the theft of £20,000 of catalytic converters in Northamptonshire.
Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or 999 in an emergency. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.