Do you recognise these men linked with an alleged distraction burglary in Tiptree?

CCTV of the alleged distraction burglary

CCTV of the alleged distraction burglary - Credit: Archant

CCTV has been released in connection with an alleged distraction burglary in Essex.

The men are pictured at the Asda store in West End Road, Tiptree, at around 5.45pm on Monday, January 26.

The offence happened earlier that day a house in West End Road. Four men knocked on the door of an elderly man, tricked their way into his house and whilst he was distracted took his wallet containing cash and bank cards.

Police issued an efit of one the suspects a few weeks ago and have been making a number of enquiries.

Anybody who recognises the men is asked to contact Dc Bryan Heath at Colchester CID on 101. People can also give information to the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at

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