CCTV clue in hunt for pair who tied up and robbed 92-year-old-pensioner in Northampton

Police issue fresh appeal after thieves take cash and gold

Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:52 pm
Updated Monday, 10th February 2020, 2:54 pm

Detectives hunting burglars who tied up and robbed a 92-year-old pensioner have released CCTV pictures of two men they want to speak to.

Police revealed last week two thieves bound their victim to a chair while rifling through his property in Northampton, making off with a large quantity of cash and high-value gold jewellery.

And an initial appeal for information has brought forward a CCTV image of two men they believe may have information about the burglary.

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Police want to question these two men after a 92-year-old was tied up and robbed

One man is wearing a black baseball cap, sunglasses and red gloves and his carrying a cardboard box. The other is wearing what appears to be blue denim jeans and black gloves.

Two men gained entry to a house in Woodland Close, in the Hopping Hill area of the town, between 8.30am and 11.30am on Monday, February 3.

Anyone with information or who recognises the two men is asked to contact asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting reference number 20000064857.

Woodland Close where the burglary took place