Jewellery worth £3,000 stolen

jewellery worth £3,000 has been stolen by intruders who broke into a 90-year-old pensioner’s house.

The Wetherby resident, who police did not name, was in hospital when thieves smashed the back window of her house stealing a number of gold rings – including a diamond engagement ring and gold wrist watch.

The incident is believed to have happened sometime between Monday, January 23 and Wednesday 25 at Knights Croft, Wetherby.

Anyone with any information can call Wetherby Police on 0113 285 5374.