E-Fit Images of Two Women Released After Distraction Burglary and Attempts in Pontefract Area

Monday, 28 June, 2021

Police have released e-fit images of two women they would like to talk to after a distraction burglary and attempted distraction burglaries in Kinsley, Pontefract.

Officers are appealing for information about the two females pictured following the incidents on Fitzwilliam Street in the village shortly after 8pm on Wednesday 9th June.

The pair claimed to be charity workers before stating that one of them was pregnant and needed to use the toilet. Access was made into one of the houses and money and bank cards were taken.

Entry was gained into another property, but nothing was taken. They were refused entry into a third property.

One of the women is described as 5ft 6ins tall, in her mid to late 20s, of slim build, with very dark hair in a ponytail and a gaunt face. She is also described as being about six months pregnant.

The second woman is described as 5ft 2ins tall, in her late 20s, with dark hair tied back, with a chubby build and chubby face.

Anyone who recognises the people in the images or has any information about the incidents is asked to contact West Yorkshire Police on 101 or online via www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat quoting incident reference 13210287897.

Alternatively, contact independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

News type