Sneak thief raids 89 year-old Chesterfield woman's home while she watches television

A sneak-in burglar has raided an 89 year-old Chesterfield woman's home while she was watching television

Tuesday, 8th November 2016, 5:12 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:07 pm
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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 then grabbed her handbag while she watched television in the living room.

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

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

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Anyone who has information can contact Detective Constable Damian Lowe on 101, quoting reference number 16000352680, or send him a message online by visiting

People can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online