Elderly lady robbed of quantity of cash from her home in Old Colwyn


LIKE our Facebook and Twitter to keep up to date with the latest from Sound Radio Wales


Police are appealing for information in relation to an aggravated burglary which took place at Beach Road in Old Colwyn.

The incident happened around 10pm last night, Thursday 12th April, when a man managed to gain entry into the property of an elderly woman, he left the property with a quantity of cash.

DC Mari Jones said: “Fortunately the woman was not injured, but she has been distressed by the whole incident.”

The suspect is described as being a white man who was about 19 – 20 years of age, with a beard.  He was wearing jeans and black bomber jacket.

Also see: Urgent appeal for witnesses after a knifepoint robbery in Prestatyn shop

DC Jones added:  “We are appealing to anyone who may have seen someone acting suspiciously in the area.  We would also like to hear from anyone with Dash Cams in the area at the time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC 3065 Jones at St Asaph CID on 101, quoting reference 18300046121. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or contact the control room direct via the web live chat http://www.north-wales.police.uk/contact/chat-support.aspx

Comment on Facebook
While you are here, Sound Radio Wales would love your support so we can continue to grow and give the people of North Wales amazing news, audio, video content. Your support will help train people in the community and give them the opportunity to learn amazing new skills in media.