Elderly man threatened with iron bar as thieves steal cash from his Tipps End home

03 February, 2016 - 12:56
An elderly man was threatened with an iron bar when his house was robbed on Thursday January 28.

An elderly man was threatened with an iron bar when his house was robbed on Thursday January 28.

Archant

An elderly man was threatened with an iron bar as thieves broke into his home and stole cash in Tipps End, near Welney.

Officers are keen to speak to any witnesses or anyone who may have seen any suspicious activity; in particular a dark coloured car driving away from Wisbech Road between 5.10pm and 5.30pm on Thursday January 28.

The man was uninjured.

If you have any information on the robbery, please call Det Con Chris Parnham at King’s Lynn CID on 101, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

More news stories

East Cambs Council leader James Palmer topped the poll as Conservative officials narrowed contenders for the party’s nomination to be their candidate for mayor down to three.

13:45

A £1.5 million sports facility with a state of the art all-weather sports pitch, eight different sized football pitches, dog walker field and modern pavilion could be open to the public by summer 2018.

Yesterday, 15:00

Council leader Steve Count today backed MP Steve Barclay’s call for a probe into the Greater Cambridge and Peterborough Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).

Yesterday, 13:20

Fenland trade unionists are to unfurl protest banners at Freedom Bridge, Wisbech, to coincide with the inauguration 4,000 miles away of President elect Donald Trump.

Most read stories

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up