Police have appealed for information after a distraction burglary in Bentley Street, Nelson, around 12-50pm on Tuesday, February 4th.
A man approached the back of a house selling tobacco and said a friend was at the front door. When the occupant went to the front, the man stole a wallet containing £30 in cash.
The man is described as Asian, about 5ft 10in. tall with short dark hair, a local accent and was wearing a dark top and blue jeans.