Elderly woman pushed by two men during robbery in Northampton

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An elderly woman was pushed by two robbers who stole cash from her property in Northampton.

The robbery happened some time between 10.45pm and 11pm on Thursday, January 21, in Sotheby Rise, Ecton Brook. Two men knocked on the woman’s door claiming her neighbour had fallen. The victim was unhurt, but the offenders did escape with some cash.

The men are described as white, more than 6ft with medium builds. One had short black hair and a small amount of facial hair on his chin.

Witnesses or anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 111 555. Alternatively you can fill out the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org