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Weymouth Woman Disturbs Intruder In Her Home


7:22am 3rd September 2014

Police are looking for an intruder who got into the house of a woman in Weymouth while she was still at home.

It happed just before 11pm last Wednesday at a property in Walpole Street.

The 36-year-old victim was sat on her sofa when she heard a car door slam.

She got up and saw a person leave through her front door.

The woman called out to the intruder who then fled through an alleyway opposite her home, toward Heron Court.

It is believed that nothing was taken during the incident.

Police Constable Rob Hoskins, of Weymouth police, said: "I am keen to speak with anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who may have seen the offender in the area of Walpole Street or Ranelagh Road at around 10.50pm on Wednesday 27 August 2014.

"The intruder was described as wearing either a white hooded top that had a black torso with white sleeves, or a black body warmer over a white hooded top. The top had a large white old style Adidas logo on the back.

"I ask anyone with information that can assist the investigation to contact the police in confidence."

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 27:471. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

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