Information appeal after Cambridge break in

First published in News Gazette Series: Photograph of the Author by , senior reporter covering Dursley, Cam, Wotton-under-Edge, Sharpness, Slimbridge, Berkeley, Coaley, Uley, North Nibley, Stinchcombe and Cambridge

A MAN is being sought after breaking into a 92-year-old’s home in Cambridge.

The incident happened at a house on Narles Road at around 8.05pm on Tuesday December 11.

The victim was watching television when a man appeared at the door of his lounge saying that someone was trying to break into the victim’s garage.

When the victim approached the man he noticed that he was holding his keys.

The victim then took the keys back off the intruder and locked the door behind him.

The intruder had gained entry to the house by kicking in the back door. No items were taken in the burglary.

The offender is described as white, aged around 25 with a thin face. He was wearing a baseball cap, black jacket, black trousers and black shoes.

Anyone with information that could help the investigation should call police on 101 quoting incident 372 of December 11.

You can also remain anonymous and contact the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, or via In some cases Crimestoppers offer rewards of up to £1000 where information leads to a conviction.

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