AN OUTBOARD for a motorboat was stolen from the garage of a property in Lymington, prompting a police investigation.

Between 2.20am and 2.40am on Tuesday November 10, a wooden garage door was forced open in Solent Avenue and an outboard for a motorboat was stolen.

And police have obtained CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to.

A spokesperson for Hampshire Police said: “We are appealing for your help to identify the man in this image, as we would like to speak with him in connection with a burglary at a residential property in Lymington. 

“Do you recognise this man? Or perhaps you have been offered an outboard motor for sale? 

“Anyone with information is asked to contact us calling 101, quoting 44200435395.

“Alternatively, you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”