Burglars target elderly woman in Notts

Police hunt armed robber
Police hunt armed robber

Two burglars masqueraded as gardeners and stole from an elderly woman while she was in her own home in Worksop.

One man, who offered to carry out work for the woman, kept her talking at her door while his accomplice got into her house, in Kilton Hill.

The two men stole cash before running away down Kilton Hill around 2pm on Monday, February 15.

Both men are described as white and in their 20s with ‘local accents’.

One is about 5ft 9ins tall and of a slim build with short, dark hair. He was wearing a dark green sweatshirt with white writing and a dark brown motif on the chest.

If you saw anything or you have any information please contact police on 101.