Police appeal over Mansfield burglary

Police are trying to trace two people who may have vital information about a distraction burglary in Mansfield.

A woman who reported seeing a couple pushing bank cards down a drain in Wood Street is being urged to contact officers.

And a van driver who was allegedly offered money to take a man out of Mansfield is encouraged to do the same.

It is believed the pair may have information about a distraction burglary in Chaucer Street last Wednesday, 24th August.

A purse was stolen during the incident which happened at about 3.20pm.

Both people spoke to officers and PCSOs on the day of the incident.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call DC Toby Radford at Mansfield CID on 0300 300 9999 ext 8053133 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.