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Ipswich woman wakes to find burglar in her bedroom at 4.30am

PUBLISHED: 12:05 14 March 2018 | UPDATED: 12:14 14 March 2018

Police are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident in Rectory Road, Ipswich. Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK POLICE

Police are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident in Rectory Road, Ipswich. Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK POLICE

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A woman awoke in the early hours of the morning to find a burglar in her bedroom.

Police are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident in Rectory Road, Ipswich. Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK POLICEPolice are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident in Rectory Road, Ipswich. Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK POLICE

The incident happened last Sunday in Rectory Road, Ipswich.

Police are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident.

A spokeswoman said: “At approximately 4.30am on Sunday, March 11, a woman in her 40s awoke to discover an unknown man in her bedroom.

“When the victim confronted the man, he left the property by going through the back door.”

Police are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident in Rectory Road, Ipswich. Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK POLICEPolice are issuing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident in Rectory Road, Ipswich. Picture: SUPPLIED BY SUFFOLK POLICE

Following the incident, officers arrested a 33-year-old man from Ipswich on suspicion of burglary in the early hours Tuesday morning. He has since been released under investigation pending further enquires.

Anyone who recognises the individual in the CCTV stills should contact Ipswich CID on 101, quoting crime reference 37/13342/18, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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