Appeal after garden gnomes recovered in Banff area
Police have appealed for the owners of gnomes believed to have been taken from Aberdeenshire gardens to come forward.
A total of 33 gnomes and garden ornaments were recovered from a vehicle that was stopped in the Banff area early on Thursday.
Police Scotland said they were believed to have been taken from a variety of addresses overnight between Wednesday and Thursday.
Officers can be contacted on the non-emergency 101 number.