Burglar conned elderly woman
POLICE are hunting a distraction burglar who stole cash from an 81-year-old woman in Stamford. Between 2.30pm and 2.50pm on Tuesday, she answered the door at her home in Masterton Road to a man who said there was a water supply problem. He went upstairs to put dye in the pipes, but instead stole cash. He was aged 30 to 35 and wore a light grey shirt and jeans. Contact police on 0300 111 0300 with information.