Police appeal for witnesses following Scarborough burglary

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses and information about a burglary which occurred in Scarborough.

By Lyndsey Young
Friday, 5th February 2021, 5:00 pm
Updated Friday, 5th February 2021, 5:02 pm
Police appeal for witnesses following Scarborough burglary.
Police appeal for witnesses following Scarborough burglary.

A male intruder entered a residential property on Longwestgate in Scarborough on Thursday, February 4, between 6.15 pm and 6.30 pm.

The man is described as aged approx 20-25 years old, around 5’11” in height with light ginger hair. He was wearing a grey hoodie with black markings on the shoulder and hood areas, a black beanie hat, black trousers, and white trainers.

He fled the scene when he was disturbed by the resident. He was last seen going down the street, away from town.

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Do you have any CCTV, Ring doorbells, or dash-cam footage from the area which may feature the man? If so, or if you have any other information which could assist the investigation please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Samuel Rivers.

You can also email [email protected] you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210053338