Breaking news: Distraction burglary

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Police are appealing for information following a distraction burglary in Kings Sutton just after midday today, Monday February 21.

At around 12.20pm on Monday, February 21 a man knocked on the door of a home in Astrop Grange.

He told the women who answered that she owed money to an organisation and then that he could hear a tap running. The women went into the kitchen to check and found her purse had been stolen when she returned. The man is described as a short white man in his 40s, and was wearing a dark coloured uniform.

Witness should call police 03000 111222 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.