A burglar who attempted to break into a Northampton primary school was scared off after local residents shouted at him.
The male offender attempted to smash a window to the reception office of Green Oaks Primary Academy in Whiston Road, Kingsthorpe, just before 10pm on Tuesday.
The noise disturbed local residents who shouted at him, at which point he ran off.
Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.