OAP burgled as she slept

CASH, jewellery and a safe were stolen from the home of an 89-year-old Ilkeston woman as she slept.

Thieves broke into the Vicarage Street home some time between 8pm on Monday October 31 and 7.20am on Tuesday November 1.

Tools were stolen from a neighbouring garden shed and the safe was found at the bottom of the garden.

Investigating officers are asking for people with information to call them on their new non-emergency number, 101.