Officers investigating an attempted burglary in St Albans are appealing for information and witnesses.
The offence happened in Garden House Lane between 2.40pm and 2.50pm on Tuesday, November 13.
The offender attempted to force open a window and climbed onto the roof but was disturbed by a neighbour’s dog barking and made off into the grounds.
He is described as being white, wearing a dark hoodie and carrying a rucksack.
A metal bird feeder pole was stolen from the garden.
Detective Constable Tony Kong, from the St Albans Local Crime Unit, said: “I am keen to hear from anyone who lives in the area and may have seen any suspicious activity on the evening of the offence.”
Any witnesses or anyone with information can contact DC Kong on firstname.lastname@example.org or through the non-emergency number 101, by quoting reference 41/55797/18.
You can also report information online at https://www.herts.police.uk/Report
Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will never need to go to court.