Search for house burglar after cash card is used at petrol station

Police investigating a break-in to a Washington home have released a CCTV image as part of their probe.

Wednesday, 27th June 2018, 2:11 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th June 2018, 2:13 pm
The image issued by Northumbria Police as part of their investigation into a burglary in Washington.

Northumbria Police has issued a still of a person they would like to speak to.

Between 1.05am and 12.22pm on Monday, April 9, a man entered a house in Ashgill, Albany, Washington.

A number of items were taken from the house, including a bank card which was later used at a Co-op petrol station in Concorde.

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Inquiries are ongoing and police have now released an image of a person they would like to speak to in connection with the investigation.

The person in the image or anyone who recognises him, is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 449 090418.