AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after a balaclava-clad burglar targeted a business.

Cumbria Police responded to the incident at a business on New Market Street, Ulverston, at around 8:15pm on October 8.

A man was reported in the area at the time of the incident who police would like to identify and speak to as part of their inquiries.

He is described as, wearing a balaclava, dark navy-blue jacket, dark joggers and black trainers. He also had a black 'Adidas' bag.

Police are appealing for anyone with information on the incident, anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area at the time or anyone who witnessed the incident to report it.

Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to report it online at, quoting incident number 207 of the 8th October 2022.

You can also phone on 101 and speak with PC 2957 O'BRIEN via extension 42957.

Alternatively, you can contact CrimeStoppers, completely anonymously, on 0800 555 111.