Welshpool Police have urged homeowners to take precautions after a spate of break-ins to sheds and outbuildings in the area.

Officers say people should be vigilant and should report any suspicious activity immediately.

A statement from Welshpool Police said: "We have had a number of shed/out building breaks over the last couple weeks in the Welshpool area.

"We urge you all to make sure buildings are kept secure and to report any suspicious activity to Police on 101."