Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly man became a victim of distraction burglary.
On Thursday (8th March) at around 1.30pm the 94-year-old victim answered the door to a man stating he needed to turn the water off in the flat.
After the man left, the victim discovered his wallet had been taken from his coat pocket and £200 in cash had been removed.
The suspect was described as white, in his 30s, clean shaven and he was wearing a denim jacket and a black cap.
If you witnessed any suspicious behaviour or have any information please report online or call 101 quoting reference 731 of 08/03.
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