Police are asking residents to be on their guard about a suspicious vehicle seen in the Rothbury area.
The dark coloured, T-registered VW Golf with lowered suspension, was seen acting suspiciously in the area during the early hours of February 11 and 12.
It is thought the vehicle may also be the same one which was seen acting suspiciously around a farm near Cambo on the evening of February 10.
A theft of fuel was reportedly stolen from a combine harvester parked in an open barn at a farm near Hadston overnight on Tuesday, February 11.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101.