Police have released an e-fit of a man they would like to trace in connection with two burglaries.
The man was seen acting suspiciously in Stambourne Road, Ridgewell, on Wednesday, April 30, around the time of one of the burglaries.
The first burglary took place between midnight on Saturday, April 26, and 2.10pm on Wednesday, April 30.
The second happened between midnight on Tuesday, April 29, and 4.15pm on Wednesday, May 7.
If you recognise the man, contact Pc Victoria Butler at Braintree CID on Essex 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.