CCTV image released in connection with criminal damage in Brentwood

Police have released an image of a man they wish to speak to in connection with a criminal damage investigation.

A man was seen trying to get into The Square, in Hart Street, Brentwood, shortly after 1.15am on December 8, 2020.

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The block of flats has an underground car park.

He initially failed to open one external door before trying a second, which leads to a bin storage area. He then forced open a third door and entered the complex. Soon after, he is seen leaving the building.

The man is described as white and is believed to be aged in his 20s and of slim build. He was wearing a dark puffa-style jacket, a dark hooded jumper, grey Adidas jogging bottoms and grey trainers with a white sole.

Anyone with information on the man should submit a report online at or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

You can also call 101 and cite crime reference 42/206625/20.
Information can also be given to independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or