Belfast Telegraph

Cash stolen from elderly woman (93) during Belfast distraction burglary

A 93-year-old woman has been robbed during a distraction burglary at her south Belfast home.

Cash was stolen from the woman during the theft in the Upper Malone Road area of the city on Wednesday afternoon.

At around 4pm a man called to the house, asking could he check for a faulty water supply.

It's understood he then went from room-to-room, before leaving with a sum of money.

The elderly victim was not injured during the robbery but left shaken.

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