A burglar stole money, a wallet and a purse from a Moulton home while their victim was in the back garden
The thief entered the house in Ashley Lane via an insecure front door at some time between 9am and 10am on Monday, September 3.
Once inside the house the burglar took the items and the owner did not realise they had been stolen until two of days later.
Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.