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Police are appealing for information after launching a manhunt following an attempted burglary in Tidworth.

At 5.45pm yesterday, 4th of August, Sunday, a man attempted access into a house on Zooch estate.

The homeowner challenged the man and he ran off.

Police say that the man has not been located after attempted to search for him in the area.

The man is described as being of mixed race, aged in his mid-twenties, of medium build and approximately 6ft tall. He was wearing a distinctive red baseball cap and a black jacket.

A police spokesperson from Wiltshire Police said, “Fortunately on this occasion, nothing was taken from within the porch.

“We would like to take this opportunity to remind the community to keep their front doors locked and all valuable items including car keys/wallets in a safe and secure location.”

Anyone who has information or can help identify the man is asked to please call PC Tom Webster at Amesbury Police station on 101 quoting reference 54190076547

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