CCTV footage has been released after jewellery worth hundreds of pounds was stolen in a Watford burglary.

Hertfordshire Constabulary released the footage following the crime, which took place at around 12.40pm on Monday, January 20.

The burglar broke into the Hempstead Road property through a back window before stealing the valuable jewellery and running off down the road.

Investigating detective constable, Judith Muskett, said: "I would like to speak with the man pictured as part of my inquiries and would ask anyone who recognises him to contact me with information."

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Muskett on 101 quoting crime reference number C1/14/303 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.