Burglar caught in the act in Corby house

A man was disturbed while breaking into a house in Corby.

Monday, 16th January 2017, 12:50 pm
Updated Monday, 16th January 2017, 1:52 pm

He entered the building in Shannon Court, Corby, at about 2.15pm on Thursday, January 12, through a closed but unlocked front door.

He left empty-handed after being disturbed by the householder, who came downstairs to find him in the hallway.

The man is believed to have made off on foot.

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He is described as white, about 5ft 11in to 6ft, slim and in his late 20s.

He was wearing a black jumper and a black woolly hat.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.