A SILVER Mercedes has been stolen in Romsey after the keys were taken from inside.

The Mercedes C180 was then stolen from the driveway of a home in Cutforth Way, Abbottswood after the keys were taken from inside.

The vehicle has not been recovered.

Inspector Chris Taylor said: “Burglary is currently a district priority for Test Valley, and we are working hard to identify any offenders.

“We would also urge residents to continue to report any information they may have, no matter how insignificant that information may seem.

“Burglars are opportunistic thieves who will take advantage of any opening, whether it’s an insecure door or a window that has been left open.

"We would like to hear from anyone with any information about this incident to contact us on 101, quoting the crime reference number 44190424884."

It took place overnight between 10.30pm on Monday, November 26 and 8.15am Tuesday, November 26.