Parkes police news

A ride-on lawn mower has been stolen from a Tichborne address over the weekend.

The Craftsman brand mower – valued at $2000 – was reported to have been stolen between 4pm on Saturday, December 2 and 5pm, Monday, December 4.

The mower was sitting in a storage container on the property.

Two red jerrycans were also taken from the residence.

Anyone with any information are being asked to contact Parkes Police on 6862 9999.

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Police stopped a 53-year-old Fifield man in Wilmatha Road, Fifield about 8.40am on Tuesday.

Officers conducted checks on the driver which revealed he was a suspended driver.

The man was issued a court attendance notice and will appear in Peak Hill Local Court on January 12, 2018.