Call to identify Wheathampstead burglar

PUBLISHED: 06:34 12 May 2014 | UPDATED: 06:34 12 May 2014

Wheathampstead burglary e-fit

Wheathampstead burglary e-fit


Do you recognise this suspect, wanted in connection with a Wheathampstead burglary?

Police have released this e-fit following a break-in at King Edward Place between 6.15-7.15pm on April 15.

The suspect was seen by both the elderly victim and her daughter after he entered the property and was challenged in the hallway. Money was later found missing from the victim’s purse.

The man is described as white, 32-40, slim build, 5ft 9ins, with short dark brown untidy hair. At the time of the offence he was wearing dark trousers, a grey shirt and a black jumper.

If you can identify this man or have information about the incident, please contact Operation Manhunt via the Herts Police non-emergency number 101.

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