Appeal for witnesses after robbery in Kirkcaldy

Published 29 September 2016

Police in Kirkcaldy are appealing for witnesses after a robbery in Alexander Street, Dysart on Tuesday, 27th September.

The incident happened around 8.45 am when a man working with another person robbed a 62-year-old woman in her home.

Jewellery and a moneybox containing a four figure sum of cash were stolen.

Suspect one is described as male, approximately 40-years-old, 5 ft. 10 inches tall, and of skinny build. He had a local accent and was wearing a blue hooded top.

Suspect two was described as being shorter than the first suspect, was also skinny, was wearing a cream baseball cap and spoke with a ‘squeaky’ voice.

Detective Sergeant Colin Potter, who is leading the investigation said: “This has been a distressing incident for the resident.

“I would appeal for anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed anything suspicious to contact the police.”

Anyone with information that can assist officers with their inquiries are asked to contact them on 101 or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Contact Details

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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