Police hunt Derbyshire burglar

Generic burglar image.
Generic burglar image.

Police are hunting a reckless burglar who forced open the front door of a house in Flagg before taking a sum of cash and jewellery.

The burglar forced open the front door of a house off the A515, near the Duke of York pub, sometime between 4.30pm and 11pm on Friday, January 15.

A police spokesman said they stole jewellery and cash.

The A515 is a busy road and officers are hoping that witnesses will come forward.

Anyone with information should call DC Simon Rogers on 101, quoting crime reference number 2295/16, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.