POLICE say a "suspicious" transit van was seen in the area before a quad bike was stolen.

Officers are appealing for witnesses or information about the theft of the green Honda quad VRN, WA64LBV.

It was stolen from a farm in the Middlezoy area overnight on Monday going into Tuesday this week.

An Avon and Somerset Police rural affairs spokesman said: "A suspicious 06 plate white Ford transit van was seen in the area overnight."

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 quoting 5220131004