Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary in Cheshire Road, Thame.
The incident took place around 00.50am on the 12th October. The occupant heard a noise at the front door and went to the window. They saw a person walking away with an object in their hand. The next morning it was noticed that the lock was damaged.
The witness described the offender as a man, 6ft tall wearing dark trousers and a dark jacket with the hood up.
If you have any information about this incident please report it on the Thames Valley Police website, or call 101, quoting reference 43190316717.
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