Man spotted trying car door handles in Hatfield

PUBLISHED: 11:44 31 May 2018 | UPDATED: 11:44 31 May 2018

Man caught on CCTV trying to open car doors in Harmony Close, in Hatfield. Picture: Supplied.

Man caught on CCTV trying to open car doors in Harmony Close, in Hatfield. Picture: Supplied.

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Residents are on high alert after a man was caught on camera in Hatfield appearing to try car door handles.

Man caught on CCTV trying to open car doors in Harmony Close, in Hatfield. Picture: Supplied.Man caught on CCTV trying to open car doors in Harmony Close, in Hatfield. Picture: Supplied.

Police were called at 6.07am yesterday (May 30) by a resident reporting that a man had been seen trying the door handles of parked vehicles in Harmony Close.

It understood that he was caught on several residents’ CCTV cameras at around 1.40am.

Police believe the man was with a child at the time.

A police spokeswoman said: “This is being linked to a theft from a car in Harmony Close, which occurred in the early hours of May 30. “No damage was caused but loose change was stolen from inside the vehicle.

“Enquires are on-going at this stage.”


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