Police seek woman over burglary in Doncaster

An E-fit has been produced of a woman wanted by the police over the theft of a purse from a pensioner.

Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 11:41 am
Updated Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 11:47 am
An E-fit has been produced of a woman wanted over the theft of a purse in Doncaster

South Yorkshire Police said a woman called at a house in Fernhurst Road, Wheatley Hills, and was allowed inside for a cup of tea.

While she was in the house, belonging to a 76-year-old woman, a younger man who is thought to have been between 18 and 20, also called at the property.

Shortly after they left it was discovered that a purse had been taken from the house.

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The woman who called at the property was wearing a black leather jacket and blue denim jeans or leggings.

The man had light-coloured hair and was wearing a white cap. He also had a bicycle with him.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.