Bude Police have reported on their Facebook page the following details of a despicable distraction burglary in Poughill
It seems that on Monday 29th April, between 16:45hrs and 16:55hrs, two males spoke to an elderly gentleman at his home address in Poughill, in Bude.
While one of the males distracted the homeowner the other entered other rooms in his property, searched them and stole cash.
The Police say:
This crime has had a profound effect on this elderly gentleman and these individuals need apprehending before this occurs again.
Any information about these two males or this incident please contact D&C Police quoting crime ref CR/035557/19
Please assist the Police if you possibly can.