Distraction burglary in Stamford Road, Kettering
May 14, 2018
Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a distraction burglary in Stamford Road, Kettering.
The incident happened on Saturday, May 12, between 10.05am and 10.50am, when a man knocked on a woman’s door claiming to be from an electric company doing work at a neighbour’s address.
The man was let into the house under the guise that he needed to check electrical wires. Afterwards it transpired that no one had been doing work at the neighbour’s house. Nothing appears to have been taken from the house.
The man is described as white, about 25-years-old, of medium build with short dark hair.
Witnesses, or anyone with information, are asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.