A total station worth £20,000 has been stolen.

The station, used for surveying and building construction, was stolen at junction 23 of the M25 in St Albans Road (South Mimms) between 10am and 10.30am on Friday, June 5.

Police are now appealing for anyone who has any information to get in touch.

PC Ashleigh Begg, from the Potters Bar and Shenley Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who may have seen people acting suspiciously around the equipment or anyone with any dash cam footage.

“We’d also be interested to hear from anyone who has been offered the equipment for sale.”

Anyone can contact PC Begg directly by emailing ashleigh.begg@herts.pnn.police.uk, or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting 41/44532/20.