A STOLEN car was found burnt out at the side of a road in Kidderminster.

Police discovered the remains of a Mini Cooper convertible in Axborough Lane on Monday (April 6).

The car had been set on fire and abandoned at the roadside.

Officers later discovered the car had been reported stolen.

Police have now launched an appeal for witnesses.

Wyre Forest Police posted on Facebook: "We have recovered a stolen Mini Cooper convertible that was abandoned and set on fire in Axborough Lane, Kidderminster.

"If you saw anything, or know anything about this, please call 101 quoting 443s060420."