89-year-old woman is victim of sneak-in burglary

Sneak-in burglars have stolen items from the home of an 89-year-old woman in Chesterfield.

Tuesday, 8th November 2016, 5:16 pm
Updated Friday, 18th November 2016, 12:21 pm
Call 101 if you have any information.

At about 4.50pm on Thursday November 3, a man sneaked into the woman's home on Hazel Drive in Walton. He searched her bedroom and grabbed her handbag while she was watching television in her living room.

Her passport, cash, bank card and cheque book were stolen. Jewellery was also taken from her bedroom.

The only description the victim can give is that the burglar was white and wearing dark clothing.

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Anyone with any information should contact Detective Constable Damian Lowe on 101, quoting reference number 16000352680, or send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of the police website: www.derbyshire.police.uk.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online www.crimestoppers-uk.org.