APPEAL: ‘Doorstep caller’ trickster stole money from pensioner

Police appeal.
Police appeal.

Police are appealing for information following theft from an elderly woman in Taddington.

On the morning of Monday, February 27, a doorstep caller visited a property on Main Street in Taddington selling cleaning products.

Once inside, the 93-year-old victim bought a pair of scissors and the man left. It is believed that £30 was stolen from the property.

Following the incident, residents in the area are being asked who may have been visited by a door step caller on Monday to get in touch.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC David Collier on 101, quoting occurrence number 17000087142.

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