Witness appeal following distraction burglary in London Road, Northampton
December 1, 2017
Witnesses are being sought following a distraction burglary in Delapre Court, London Road, Northampton.
The incident happened on Monday, November 27, between 9.45am and 11.40am, when the offender managed to gain entry to the victim’s house by pretending to be working in a nearby flat. While in the property, the offender managed to distract the victim and steal jewellery before making off.
The offender is described as a white man of slim build, about 5ft 7in, in his 30s. He was clean shaven with short, fair hair and had a local accent.
Witnesses or anyone with information about this incident can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.