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Witness appeal following distraction burglary

Alert message sent 21/03/2019 11:49:00

Information sent on behalf of Thames Valley Police


Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a distraction burglary in Water Eaton Road, Milton Keynes.

At around 8.30am on Monday (18/3), the victim, a 66-year-old man, answered a knock at the door. A man claiming to be from an electric company pushed his way into the house, tampered with the landline and fuse box and then left.

The offender is described as a white man, around 6ft tall and of skinny build.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or who has any information about what happened can contact Thames Valley Police on 101 quoting ‘43190082248’ or make a report online.

We would also urge anyone who was in the area at the time to check dash-cam footage to see if it captured the incident.

If you wish to remain anonymous you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

For advice on how to guard against distraction burglary, please visit the Thames Valley Police website.
 
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Caitlin Rosetti (Police, Communications Support Assistant, Thames Valley)

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