CCTV images released after distraction burglary in Shenfield

Police investigating a distraction burglary are looking to identify these women.

Police wish to identify these women

Two women knocked on a 90-year-old woman’s door in Sebastian Avenue, Shenfield, at 11.15am on January 6 and asked her to sign a form.

One of them then asked to use her toilet, while the victim spoke with the other woman in the living room.

After they left, she noticed money had been taken from her purse and bedroom.

Anyone with information is asked to call Brentwood CID quoting reference 42/4935/21.

You can submit a report online at or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Alternatively, you can call 101.

Information can also be given to independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or


Mick Ferris

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