Elderly woman had thousands of pounds stolen from her bank account after card theft

PUBLISHED: 16:33 21 March 2018 | UPDATED: 16:33 21 March 2018

Lidle in St Neots

Lidle in St Neots

Archant

An elderly woman has had more than £3,000 stolen from her bank account after her bank card was stolen in a supermarket in St Neots.

The woman was shopping in the Lidl store, in Cambridge Street, between 2pm and 3pm on March 20 when her bank card was stolen from her handbag. The thief went on to make £3,500-pounds-worth of unauthorised transactions using the card.

Officers are investigating the theft and subsequent fraud, but are warning people to keep their cards safe and never write down the PIN number.

More news stories

Kai Nazir was not the man who stabbed Daniel Berryman at the Monkfield Arms on October 28 last year, according to his defence QC, Isabella Forshall.

11:48

Rail passengers from Huntingdon and St Neots will be in line for additional compensation because of the chaos caused by the introduction of a new timetable.

09:48

A battle has resumed over who will provide a new crematorium for Huntingdon.

07:46

A £1 million community building planned for Huntingdon’s Coneygear Park could be open as early as Christmas.

PROMOTED CONTENT

County Windows, with showrooms in St Ives and Willingham, can offer unpressured and expert advice on all their uPVC windows and Solidor composite doors, of which they are now a leading installer.

Most read stories

Local business directory

Cambridgeshire's trusted business finder
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Hunts Post weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy