Police hunt burglary suspect

E-fit of Copmanthorpe attempted burglary suspect Credit: North Yorkshire Police

Police have issued an efit of a man they want to speak to in connection with an attempted burglary in Copmanthope, York.

At around 1.25pm on Friday 11 October, tthe suspect was disturbed by the homeowner as he tried to break into his house in Reygate Drive.

It is believed that the suspect had previously knocked at the man’s door before trying to gain entry through a downstairs window. When the victim challenged the suspect, he ran off from the scene.