CROOKS stole items including a smartphone, computer and sat nav from a home, then used the car of the man who lived there as a getaway vehicle.
The crime at Kingsley Walk, Tring, was reported to police at 11.15pm on Friday.
Thieves stole the man’s Iphone 4, Sony laptop, TomTom Sat Nav, Garmin GPS, watch, cash, Digibox, tool box, sleeping bag, a bottle of whisky, wallet, driving licence and silver Ford Focus after breaking a window to get in.
Police spokesman Dan Phillips said: “We are carrying out a thorough investigation for what is a particularly bad burglary.
“We have got dedicated officers working on it and have been out to offer support to the victim.”
If you can help police solve this crime, phone them on 101 quoting reference D3/12/205.