Information appeal after suspicious incident in Swindon

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information after a suspicious incident
in Eldene, Swindon.

On Wednesday 19 October 2016, around midday, a man knocked on the door of a house in Ecklington and asked the woman who answered if he could use her phone.

When she refused he became very persistent and angry but eventually stormed off.

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She then found a line drawn in chalk on her front garden gate which wasn’t there before.

The man is described as in his mid 20’s, 5ft 6″ tall, very slim and wearing a blue/red lumberjack shirt, light blue jeans and carrying a green satchel.

He also wore gold rimmed glasses and spoke with a local accent.

PC Lisa Draper said: “We would like to speak to anyone who may have seen a man matching this description or anyone acting suspiciously in this area around this time.
“Also, please come forward if you have experienced a similar incident.”

If you can help with our enquiries please contact PC Lisa Draper on 101 or anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.