POLICE are hunting a man in a distinctive blue boiler suit and wearing clothing over his face who is suspected of smashing his way into a car early yesterday morning.

Darlington Police have released this image of the man they would like to speak to in connection with theft from a vehicle.

A red Seat Leon was broken into on Easson Road, Darlington, some time between 3am and 7.50am yesterday, Tuesday.

The suspect smashed the front passenger window before taking property from the glove box.

Anyone who recognises the man should call Durham Constabulary on 101, quoting incident number 52 of June 4.