Northallerton police are appealing for information following the theft of a tele-handler near the town.
It was stolen from a property in Low Worsall between 1pm and 3pm on Thursday 14 February 2013.
The JCB tele-handler is yellow and has the registration number MX10CSF.
PC Quita Passmore, of Northallerton, of Northallerton Safer Neighbourhood Team, said:
If you have any information about this theft I ask you to contact the police or Crimestoppers straight away.
I am particularly keen to speak anyone who may have seen the tele-handler since it was stolen or may have been offered in for sale and ask them to get in touch.
Anyone who can help the police with their enquiries is asked to contact Northallerton police on 101, press option 2 and ask for Quita Passmore. Alternatively information can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference number 12130025944.