A $200 brass lamp post was reported stolen from a Maple Street home Aug. 1, New Canaan police said.

The 70-year-old complainant called police at 10:45 a.m. after he noticed that one of the two lamp posts he has on stone pillars at the edge of his driveway was missing, according to the report.

Police said the wires of the lamp post were left exposed.

It is not clear when the resident last saw the lamp post outside, according to police.