A charity box has been stolen after a break-in at a vet practice in Boston this morning (Tuesday).
Lincolnshire Police were called to Marshlands Veterinary Centre, on Field Street, at about 12.50am.
A force spokesman said the alarm was activated at the premises at about half past midnight.
They said the offender gained entry by using a brick to smash the glass of a uPVC front door and stole an RSPCA charity collection box from the reception area.
Anyone with information should contact Lincolnshire Police by dialling 101 and quoting incident number 9 of May 13. Youc can also report crimes anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.