Pair steal bank card after tricking way into home of woman in her 80s in Kirby Cross, Essex

Police are investigating the incident. SX
Pix Phil Morley
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Police are investigating the incident. SX Pix Phil Morley .

Police are investigating are two people tricked their way into a woman’s home in Kirby Cross, Essex.

The incident happened in Woburn Avenue between 11am and 12pm on February 2, when a man and a woman distracted a woman in her 80s outside her home.

The woman tried to get directions before following the homeowner into her home, and stealing a bank card which was then used to withdraw over £2,000.

The pair are described as white and aged in their 30s.

Anyone with information should contact Dc Dave Brooks at Clacton CID on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.