Kettering burglar flees after being disturbed

A burglar was disturbed as he tried to get into a Kettering house.

Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 10:44 am
Updated Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 11:44 am
Police are investigating

The incident happened at about midnight on Saturday (September 28) in Canon Street when the man attempted to enter through an insecure rear door.

A police spokesman said: "The offender is described as a black male, about 6ft tall and of a slim build.

"He was wearing a black puffer jacket and black gloves.

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"It is believed he accessed the rear of the house via an alleyway on the even number side of the street."

Witnesses or anyone with information should contact Northamptonshire Police on 101.