Police hunt men and BMW after linking burglary and attempted burglary

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Police are appealing for information following a burglary and attempted burglary on Tuesday (September 20) that are being linked by officers.

The first incident happened at 5.30pm in Maze Road, Hilton. Two men gained access to the property, but were disturbed and left the scene shortly after with the victim’s wallet.

The second happened at about 5.45pm in Pitfield Close, Fenstanton. A man told the victim, who is in her 80s, that he was from the water board and she needed to run her taps. Another man then entered the house, but left the area empty handed when the victim’s neighbours became suspicious.

Both men are described as white and being roughly in their 20s. One was slight build with dark hair and the other stocky with ginger hair. A blue BMW 1 Series was seen at both locations.

Did you see the two men or the BMW in the area? Please contact Hunts.burglary@cambs.pnn.police.uk or call 101 with any information. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.