Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service are appealing for help to find thieves who broke into Kingsclere fire station and stole life saving equipment.
The kit that was taken included the vital cutting tools used by firefighters to get trapped people out of vehicles after accidents and collisions.
Hampshire Constabulary are investigating the theft which took place at some time between 4pm on Friday 11th September and 1pm on Saturday 12th September.
Anyone with information is being asked to call 101 quoting 44150316769, or to call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111
A 20-year-old man from Bishops Green has been arrested in connection with this incident. He has been bailed pending further enquiries until March 10.
Detectives are investigating the death of a man from Kingsclere and are keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time.
Patrick Evans, aged 54, of Swan Street in Kingsclere, died at the North Hampshire Hospital on Thursday, February 6. The cause of his death is unknown.
A 53-year-old man from Wiltshire is recovering in hospital after an articulated lorry overturned on the A339 between Basingstoke and Newbury.
Police say his injuries are not life threatening. The incident will close the road for much of the day. It happened near the Star Inn pub at Kingsclere.
The lorry had been carrying wood. Major delays have built up in the area. Hampshire Police say recovery will soon take place. Other vehicles managed to avoid the lorry when it overturned. It is the second lorry to overturn on the A339 In a week.