POLICE are appealing for information after a burglary which took place yesterday, Tuesday, August 16, in Marisco Court, Sutton on Sea.
The offender gained entry to the bungalow via a bedroom window between 10.15am and 11.15am and clothes, clothes, cigarettes and a mobile phone were stolen.
Police say the offender left on a bicycle taken from outside the property and headed in the direction of the school.
A witness later saw someone riding a bike in the area.
He is descrived as white, male, about 14 to 16 years old, with a slim build and wearing a blue coat. The bike was later found abandoned near to the school.
Anyone who saw or heard any suspicious activity in Marisco Court during Tuesday morning, or who saw the bike being ridden or abandoned by the person described is asked to contact Lincolnshire Police on 0300 111 0300 quoting incident 158 of August 16. Alternatively, call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.