A burglar struck in a Whitehaven street, stealing cash from a property.

The incident happened at Fell View Avenue in the town overnight last night, Monday, May 13 into Tuesday, May 14.

Cumbria police officers believe the burglar got into the property via an unsecured window.

Anyone who has information about the incident is asked to call the force.

They can contact PC 2474 Hulse by ringing the control room on 101.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.