Police are appealing for information about the theft of a scooter near Horncastle.
The owner of the red Yamaha YQ100, registration FN02 YKD, was travelling from Louth towards Horncastle on the A153 on Wednesday evening.
As he reached West Ashby, the scooter ran out of petrol and the rider left it at the roadside while he went to fetch more fuel.
Upon returning shortly before 9pm, he discovered the scooter was gone.
Anyone with information should contact PC Calley Murray by dialling 101. Report crimes anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.