Police are appealing for information after three firearms were stolen from a car in Sunderland.
The weapons - a shotgun and two rifles - were taken from a vehicle in the vicinity of Old Mill Road in Southwick at around 12:48pm on Saturday. Some ammunition was also stolen. The guns are held legally by the car owner.
Officers are keen to trace the firearms and those responsible for the theft.
More top news
A look ahead at the forecast for the Tyne Tees region.
A pair of seals have been released back into the wild after spending a week at the Tynemouth Blue Reef Aquarium.
The Ed's Diner customer was left a little green after discovering he was sharing his meal with something that was not on the menu.