A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing more than £3,000 worth of meat from a butcher’s shop in Boroughbridge.
The burglary at J & L Meats on St James’ Square happened some time overnight on Saturday to Sunday, January 24-25.
Following police enquiries, a 19-year-old man from Northumbria has been arrested in connection with the theft.
He has been released on police bail as enquiries continue.
Officers are appealing to anyone with information about the burglary to contact them with information.
Anyone who can help officers with their enquiries is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 - select option 2 - and ask for Harrogate CID.
If you prefer not to give your name, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Quote reference number 12150013640 when passing on information about this incident.