Police investigate Bentleigh East aggravated burglary

Moorabbin Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating an aggravated burglary which occurred in Bentleigh East this week.

Investigators have been told a man broke into a property on North Road on 20 January about 3.30pm.

The man unlocked the back door and disturbed a woman sleeping inside before fleeing the scene.

Investigators believe the man attended a fast food restaurant on North Road fifteen minutes before the incident at about 3.15pm.

He was seen arriving in a dark blue Ford sedan.

The man is perceived as being Caucasian appearance, aged in his 30s, about 170cm tall, with a medium build and a bald head.

He was wearing a white t-shirt, grey tracksuit pants, white runners and a black baseball cap.

Investigators have released CCTV and images of a vehicle and a man they believe may be able to assist with their investigation.

Anyone who recognises the man or with further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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