Police Scotland is appealing for information following the theft of solar roofing panels from the Ballater area.
The theft is believed to have happened between 5pm on Saturday, May 16, and 11am on Wednesday, May 20. The panels were stolen from a building site in the Sir Patrick Geddes Way area of Ballater and are valued at a mid four figure sum.
Police officers are also keen to speak to anyone who may have seen a white transit type van in the area at around 4am on Monday, May 18.
Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.