Detectives in Sheffield are appealing for witnesses following the robbery of an elderly woman at her home address in the Netherthorpe area this week.
At around 6.45pm on Tuesday 3 October, it is reported that an unknown man knocked at the door of a property in the St Philip’s Road area.
The occupant, a woman in her 80s, opened the door and was pushed to the floor. She suffered minor injuries.
The suspect left the scene with a small quantity of cash.
He is described as being olive-skinned, between 5ft 3ins and 5ft 4ins tall, of slight build with dark hair. The man is believed to be in his 30s and spoke with a foreign accent.
He was reportedly wearing a white jacket that appeared silky in appearance, with black trousers.
Did you see or hear anything suspicious? Did you see a man matching this description in the area that evening?
Please call 101 quoting incident number 769 of 3 October 2018. You can also give information to Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.