Police have issued a photo of a man they want to talk to after a 16-week-old German Shepherd puppy was stolen from a garden in Burton Waters, near Lincoln.
A Lincolnshire Police spokesman said: “We are seeking assistance to locate the man in the image in connection with the theft of a 16-week-old German Shepherd.
“The puppy was reported stolen from the back garden of a property between 11.30am and 12.30pm on Saturday, October 2.
“It is believed to be an isolated incident.
“We believe the man in the image may be able to assist us with our investigation.
“He is described as white, of a medium build, with black hair.
“He was wearing a dark brown hooded jumper with black trousers.”
Anyone who knows the man in the photo or can assist us with the investigation is asked to call 101 quoting incident 210 of October 2.