Conmen posed as window cleaners in distraction burglary at Sheffield home

Yardley Square, Upperthorpe. Picture: Google.
Yardley Square, Upperthorpe. Picture: Google.

Conmen posing as window cleaners tricked their way into a Sheffield home in a distraction burglary.

The incident happened at a property on Yardley Square, Upperthorpe, at around 5.15pm on Wednesday, August 22.

In a statement, Sheffield West neighbourhood police team said the men used window cleaning leaflets to distract the homeowner.

Anyone with any information should call police on 101.