14/03/2017 Middlesbrough

Property Burgled In Thorntree, Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a burglary occurred at an address on Castlewood in Thorntree in Middlesbrough.

The incident occurred between 11am and 12pm on Thursday 9th March when a man had been working at the 85-year-old male victim’s property when the victim invited him into his home.

After the man had left, the victim noticed that his wallet which contained £35 had been taken from his property.

It is believed the man working at the victim’s home might be responsible and he is described as being a white male, around 30-years-old and of 5 ft 11” tall and of slim build. He was wearing a blue top and bottoms and carrying cleaning implements and is called ‘Lee’.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable  Joanne Williams on the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.