Burglar stole £1,000 in loose coins from Sheffield house

Richmond Hill Road
Richmond Hill Road

A burglar escaped with £1,000 in loose coins kept in a jar in a house in Sheffield.

The crook struck at a house on Richmond Hill Road, Stradbroke, between 3pm on Monday and 3.10am on Tuesday.

South Yorkshire Police said a window at the rear of the house was smashed by the burglar to gain entry.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.