CROMFORD: Heartless thieves target widower OAP


Police have issued a plea for information after heartless thieves targeted a vulnerable pensioner for a second time.

The 89-year-old, of Arkwright Gardens, Cromford was left deeply upset after raiders stole garden ornaments belonging to his late wife this week.

Items including garden gnomes, plants and planters were taken from his home on Wednesday, April 3.

The raid comes just weeks after a bird bath was taken from his garden.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and ask for details to be passed to PCSO Sue Lester.

Alternatively, you can call crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.