POLICE are appealing for information after laughing gas was stolen from Kidderminster Hospital.

The burglary took place on Monday (August 7) at around 10.35pm at the Bewdley Road site.

It is reported that three thieves have gained access into the rear gas storage area and have removed three containers of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) before making their escape in the direction of Sutton Road.

Anyone with information regarding the burglary is asked to call West Mercia Police on 101, quoting incident reference number 877S of August 7.