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Woman shocked to find burglar in her Mickleover home

Posted on 15th February 2018

A woman was left shaken when she discovered a burglar in her home.

At around 8.20pm on Wednesday, February 7, a 70-year-old woman returned to her home in Catterick Avenue, Mickleover, to find a man in her conservatory.

She challenged him and he ran off. She later discovered he had stolen cash.

The burglar is described as slim, 5ft 7ins to 5ft 9ins tall and wearing a dark top.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call PC Daniel Goodman on 101, quoting reference 18000061606.

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