CF0006470118 – between the 3rd and 4th of January and between the hours of 1800 and 0800 an unknown offender has caused damage to the rear door window, by methods unknown, which has caused it to crack. There also appears to be an attempt to get into the a window (lounge) as the frame has been jimmied. This has happened on Gladiator Road in Cambourne, the house is an unoccupied new build.
We are appealing for witnesses following a distraction burglary at Ridgeway in Eynesbury yesterday evening Weds, January 3rd between 21:20 and 21:35. In this offence, offenders have targeted an elderly victim. A male has knocked on the residents door claiming to work for the council and needing to check pipework for a leak. The male has allowed into the property under this pretence. The front door knocked again shortly afterwards, this time, 4 males have entered the property with their faces covered before stealing jewellery and money.
An investigation is ongoing. Anyone who believes that they may have seen or heard any suspicious people or vehicles is asked to call police on 101, to contact us via web chat at http://ow.ly/KzZd30hzWQN quoting CF0005720118. We are also asking anyone in the area to check private CCTV and Dash cam footage that may not have been captured in initial house to house enquiries.
If you aren’t sure who is at your door, don’t open it. Check the identity of the caller by calling the company they are claiming to be from. Use the telephone numbers listed in your local directory, not the number provided by the caller – they may be bogus.