Barnsley burglar e-fit mugshot released by police

Police have today released an e-fit of this man, suspected of stealing a 75-year-old woman’s purse after posing as a gardener on Saturday 3 February.

The man reportedly entered the woman’s home, on High Street, Monk Bretton, at around 4.10pm via an unlocked door.

He is said to have asked the woman whether she wanted any gardening work doing before stealing her purse.

The offender reportedly left the house heading in the direction of Fish Dam Lane.

He is also said to have been about 5ft 7ins – 5ft 9ins tall, with most of his teeth missing.

If you know who he is, or have any information that could help lead to his arrest, please call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 743 of 3 February 2018.