Would-be burglar caught on camera

Caught in the act Credit: Bedfordshire Police

A would-be burglar was caught on camera after setting off an alarm in Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire yesterday.

The alarm alerted a neighbour who snapped the thief fleeing the scene.

The man escaped with two others in a black Mercedes AMG. The car was displaying stolen number plates, KM62 0PF, which had been taken from a vehicle in the Birmingham area recently.

The offender's car Credit: Bedfordshire Police

Anyone with information should contact Bedfordshire Police on 01582 394094.