Appeal after distraction theft

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Police in Brechin are appealing for information following a distraction theft which took place within Middleton Park, Brechin, on July 6.

At around 9.40am, an adult male, described as in his 40’s,of slim build, about 5ft 7” in height, with short very dark brown hair and brown eyes, and a young boy (9-10years), described as about 4ft tall with blonde hair and a slim build, attended at an address on the street asking to carry out odd jobs for money.

A quantity of money was stolen from the property as the occupier went through to get her purse.

If anyone has any information in relation to this, please contact police on 101.