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Man asking for milk money for baby stole from elderly Worthing couple

News   •   Jun 14, 2019 14:14 BST

Police are warning Worthing residents about a man who is knocking on doors and asking for money for milk to give to his baby.

Around 10pm on Monday, May 20, he called on an elderly and vulnerable couple and once he had tricked his way inside he stole a number of valuable coins from the couple's personal collection.

He is described as white, of tanned complexion, in his 20s, 5' 10", of slim build, with short cropped dark hair.

Anyone with information about the man or who has been a victim themselves is asked to report online or call 101 quoting serial 1475 of 20/05.

Author: Andy Freeman
Ref: SXP54855/2019