Stroud Police are appealing for witnesses as they investigate the attempted theft of a vehicle parked on the London Road in Brimscombe.
Overnight on Sunday March 4 the Defender was broken into, the ignition barrel pulled out and an attempt was made to start it but was unsuccessful.
Officers would like to speak to anyone that saw or heard any suspicious activity in the area overnight between Sunday and Monday. Information can be given to the investigating officer by calling Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number 25 of March 5.
You can also give information anonymously by contacting the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org and you may receive a reward if someone is arrested and charged.