Residents, particularly the elderly and vulnerable, should be extra vigilant and report any suspicious door to door callers to the police, following a distraction burglary which took place at the home of an elderly/vulnerable couple, who live in a property on Carson Croft, Matlock. At approximately 1835hrs on Wednesday 23rd June, a female entered the house and sold two packs of bedding to them, asking for the money. They paid cash. It was later discovered that a further amount of cash was missing.
Description: white female, middle aged, average build, shorter than 5’10” tall, local accent.
Did any residents in the area see this female, any accomplices or any vehicle? If so, please phone the police with any information – Tel: 0345 123 33 33, quoting crime number: 33608/10.