"Thinsulate" Hat Wearer Demands Money In MK

Thames Valley Police in Milton Keynes are appealing for information after an aggravated burglary.

Between 2.30pm and 1.15pm yesterday (Tuesday 20th January), the victim, a woman, who is in her thirties, was at home in Tandra, Beanhill, with her children when a man entered the property and demanded money.

The victim was then assaulted by the offender.

He took cash and jewellery and then left via the front door and headed down Maslin Drive.

Five rings including a gold wedding band and a diamante engagement ring were stolen, along with a pair of yellow gold earrings in leaf shape and two bangles with gold, silver gold and gold leaf patterns.

The victim did not sustain any injuries.

The offender is black, around 6ft, slim. He was wearing a black woollen beanie-style hat with the rim turned up and the word ‘Thinsulate’ stitched in white writing across the front.

He was also wearing black ear muffs or headband and a black balaclava, black or blue baggy jeans, black and white boots and black woollen gloves.

If you have any information please contact the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org (opens new window) .