Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 6°C

min temp: 2°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Witham: Burglar taunts woman, 91, as she leaves with her handbag saying “have a nice day”

14:27 30 March 2014

Police want to speak to the woman in the CCTV image above

Police want to speak to the woman in the CCTV image above

Archant

Police are appealing for information following a burglary at the home of an elderly woman in Witham.

shares

A woman entered the home of a 91-year-old woman in Maldon Road, at around 2.35pm on March 20 via an unsecured rear door.

She grabbed a handbag and said “have a nice day” to the homeowner, who was inside the home as she ran off.

The woman is thought to possibly have had pink in her hair.

Police have released a CCTV image of a woman captured near to the woman’s home.

Anyone who knows the woman pictured is asked to get in touch.

An attempt is believed to have been made to withdraw money from the woman’s bank account at a cash machines in Kelvedon and Colchester later that day by a man wearing a green jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dc Chris Rhodes at Braintree CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

shares

0 comments

Vernon Wilkes' Rolex.

A Rolex watch bought in Canada during the Second World War could sell for double its actual worth at auction next week because of a letter from a former owner.

Morrisons in Stowmarket.

The Morrisons supermarket in Stowmarket will close on April 3, it has been announced.

Bury St Edmunds Magistrates Court

Campaigners who fought to save two Suffolk magistrates courts voiced their disappointment last night as it was confirmed the centres will be closed.

The Drummer Boy statue outside the Suffolk Coastal District Council offices in Woodbridge.

A Suffolk town has chosen the new location for a statue it almost lost until campaigners stepped in.

Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust has been ranked in the worst performing hospitals in the UK for its cancer referrals

More than a quarter of cancer patients at an Essex hospital had to wait over two months for treatment at the end of last year.

Poilce investigation work at the scene of the accident on the A12 at Martlesham Heath.

A toddler remains in a critical condition in hospital this morning following a two-vehicle collision on the A12 in Suffolk.

The former Croydon's building in Ipswich which could be occupied by Jack Wills.

Up-market clothes store Jack Wills is still in negotiations aimed at taking over the lease on the former Croydon’s store in Tavern Street, Ipswich.

Most read

Fred Olsen Travel Sale

cover

Click here to view
the Fred Olsen
Travel Sale

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Streetlife

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24