Posted on 24th June 2014
Police appeal for witnesses after a house was broken into in Chapel-en-le-Frith.
Today (Tuesday, June 24) at 4.30am an 85-year-old woman was woken by a noise at her home on Sycamore Road.
She walked from her bedroom and saw a man in the hallway who asked her for money. She handed over a quantity of cash and he left through an insecure door.
The man was described as wearing dark clothing, gloves and had his face covered.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Buxton Central CID quoting incident number 106 of June, 24.
To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.