Police search for owners of stolen sheep

Dozens of sheep stolen form farms across Durham and Cumbria are on display in an attempt to return them to their owners

H&H Auction Mart display stolen sheep

H&H Auction Mart in Kirkby Stephen are displaying three dozen sheep in an attempt to reunite them with their owners.

Stolen sheep on display Credit: ITV News

All the sheep were seized from thieves across Durham and Cumbria.

Farmers examining stolen sheep Credit: ITV News

Farmers were invited along to examine the animals.

All the sheep were stolen from across Durham and Cumbria Credit: ITV News