A metal barrel has been stolen from the back garden of a house in Alexandra Terrace, Bourne.
Police think it may have happened at about 3.45pm on Thursday but this hasn’t been confirmed yet.
Also, thieves drilled a hole in the petrol tank of two vehicles in Bourne before stealing fuel during the week.
The first theft was overnight last Saturday and Sunday, with thieves striking again pvernight between Wednesday and Thursday.
Anyone with information should call 101.