DETECTIVES have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a spate of burglaries.

The incidents took place in the early hours of Wednesday, July 14, in the Botley and Cumnor area.

Two offenders tried to gain entry to a number of properties in the area by trying to open the front doors to see if they could get in.

However, nothing has yet been confirmed as stolen.

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Investigating officer detective sergeant Garry Dixon, based at Abingdon police station, said: "I am releasing this CCTV image, as the man pictured may have vital information about this incident that could assist with our investigation.

"If you recognise him, or believe this to be you, please make contact with Thames Valley Police, either by reporting online or calling 101.

"Anyone who has information on this would be asked to make a report, and please quote reference 43210310280 when doing so.

"Alternatively, you can call independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 for 100 per cent anonymity when reporting."