Wildlife presenter catches suspected burglar on foxcam

Simon King, a presenter of the BBC's Springwatch, accidentally captured a late night snooper on a camera placed in his garden which was meant to film foxes.

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Our Fox Family Live Cam captures suspected burglar! Police DELIGHTED with quality of evidence! http://t.co/h4HfYl5Bsq http://t.co/QTIsJTnudB

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Nothing was taken from Mr King's house in Herne Hill, South East London, but police released the image after the man pictured was suspected of being involved in a burglary nearby.

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@sarahjanethomo This is NOT Springwatch, it was our Fox Family cam that captured the image of the suspected burglar.

Mr King appealed to anyone who recognised the snooper to contact the police on 020 7232 6142 or email Marie.H.Hamilton@met.pnn.police.uk.

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