Distraction burglary

Hibaldstow: We’re looking for information

18 Jan 2018

An 83-year-old woman has allegedly been burgled by a man who pretended to be a police officer to gain access to her property.

The suspect knocked on the door at the woman’s home on Meadow Court, Hibaldstow around 8pm on 17 January 2018 claiming that someone had been trying to break into her house through a bedroom window.

The man asked her to write down a list of her valuables while he went into her bedroom and stole money, a ring, and an ornament.

We would like to trace this man in connection with this. If you have any information or know who he is please call 101 quoting log 422 of 17/01/18.