People are being advised to be vigilant after three suspicious men were spotted on two streets in a North Staffordshire town.
The trio were spotted looking down drives and into cars on Charles Street and William Avenue in Biddulph early on Friday morning.
Now anyone who saw anything suspicious is being asked to contact police.
A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: “At approx. 07:00 hrs on November 6, three males were seen acting suspiciously in and around the Charles Street and William Avenue areas of Biddulph.
“They were seen looking up and down peoples driveways, garden fences and into cars.
“Description given as two males were rather tall and one was a bit smaller. He was wearing a white coat and white bobble hat.
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“If you saw anything suspicious please call Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident 113 of November 6.”