Appeal after cash is stolen during alleged burglary in Derby
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We’re appealing for information after cash was stolen during an alleged burglary in Derby.
It is reported to have happened sometime between 10 pm and 11 pm on Wednesday 24 March.
A woman, aged in her 80s, had been watching TV with her husband at their home on Longstone Walk, off Spa Lane, when she heard a knock at the door.
She opened the door believing it to be a neighbour, but a man allegedly pushed his way in and knocked her over.
He stole cash from the property and then left.
The man is described as wearing a black mask, gloves, and black hood, which may have had a pink trim.
If you noticed anything suspicious, or have any information, please contact us on the non-emergency contact methods below.
Please quote reference 21*165865 and the name of the officer in the case, DC Qassum Hussain, in any correspondence.
- Facebook– send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
- Twitter– direct message our contact centre on @DerPolContact
- Website– complete the online contact form derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
- Phone – call us on 101.
You can also anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org.