An elderly woman was burgled by a man posing as a police officer in Culkerton, Tetbury
3:14pm Thursday 19th September 2013 in Cotswolds news
AN ELDERLY woman had cash and a savings book stolen from her home after a man entered pretending to be a police officer.
A 91-year-old woman was in her house in Culkerton, Tetbury on Thursday, September 12 between 8.20-8.50pm when she discovered a man standing in the doorway of her living room.
When the woman asked what the man was doing he told her that he was a policeman and that his police van was outside.
An amount of cash and a post office savings book were taken.
The offender is described as white, male and around 23-27 years old. He was of medium build, around 5’2”-5”4’ tall and was wearing black clothing, black hat and scarf covering his face.
Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to contact Gloucestershire Police on 101, quoting incident number 494 of September 12.