Police officers are searching for a face mask-wearing man seen peering into houses in a North Staffordshire village.
Officers were called to Clay Lake in Endon at around 12.20am today (December 31) to reports a man was looking into houses.
They believe he was seen heading towards a vehicle.
Police have now released a description of the man.
PCSO Stephen Sherratt, of Staffordshire Police, said: “In the early hours of this morning a suspicious person was seen around the Clay Lake area, looking at people’s property.
“The person seen was a male, approximately 5ft 6in tall. They were wearing a grey hoody, black jeans and a face covering.
“He was seen heading towards a vehicle in the area, no description of vehicle known at this time.”
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on Facebook, Twitter, or by calling 101 quoting incident 18 of December 31.