Distraction Burglary In Southampton

8 April 2014, 13:05 | Updated: 8 April 2014, 13:13

Three men posing as police officers have burgled a house on Lisbon Road, in the Shirley area of Southampton.

It happened between 5.30 and 7.30am on Saturday April 5. The men talked their way into the address and stole jewellery bank cards and mobile phones whilst the man living in the address was distracted. 

They are believed to have got into a silver M type BMW parked nearby. The victim has described the men as: 

Man 1 Black 35-40 years old Wearing a green or yellow fluorescent jacket and black trousers 

Man 2 Indian Tall Wearing a dark blue long sleeved top with dark jeans 

Man 3 Indian Shorter than the other men Wearing a black long sleeved top with a green basketball style vest over the top 

Detective Constable Martin Brewer is investigating: 

"Did you see three men fitting these description sin the area of Lisbon Road early on Saturday morning? 

"Or did you see a silver BMW parked nearby? 

"We'd like to hear from you if you have information which may help us." 

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Brewer at Shirley by phoning 101. Mini-com users can phone 18001 101. If you wish to remain anonymous, phone Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.