Police are appealing for information following a burglary on Edward Street, Carlisle, at approximately 6am this morning (12th October).
The occupant awoke to find two males dressed in dark clothing within the front living room of his property.
The two persons fled from the scene in the direction of Charles Street. A purse was stolen.
They are described as being white, of average height and build, wearing dark clothing with their faces partly covered.
Police would like to take this opportunity to remind all residents to lock their doors in the evening to ensure their property is secure.
Anyone with information is asked to email email@example.com or contact 101, asking to speak to an officer in North Cumbria CID. Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.