CASH, jewelley and a laptop were snatched from a home in Horbling on Saturday morning.
A man knocked on the door of a 59-year-old woman, in Sandygate Lane, and said he had broken down and needed to use the phone. She let him in and he stole a bag containing the items.
The suspect is described as in his 30s and white with short dark hair. He was wearing blue jeans and a black jacket.
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