Investigations into a housebreaking and theft in the Oatyhill area of Laurencekirk have been launched by the police.
The incident occurred between 9.30 p.m, on Tuesday, May 27 and 9.25 a.m. on Thursday, May 29 at a rural property in the Oatyhill area.
A large quantity of tools and building equipment valued at a four figure sum was stolen from the property.
Officers say they are keen to talk to any persons with any information.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if they wish to remain anonymous.