VIDEO: Fake Tree Trimmers Rob Elderly Lady

By Candice Naranjo

Fri Aug 23rd, 2013 8:41am America/Los_Angeles

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HAYWARD – Police in Hayward are warning the community of a residential burglary on Stonewall Drive.

An elderly woman living alone was contacted by a male suspect who came to her front door claiming to be a tree trimmer and needed access to the back yard to trim the back neighbor’s tree.

While she was walking him to the back of the house a second suspect went into the home and stole numerous items. The estimated Loss was over $17,000.00 in cash and jewelry.

The first Suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5’4”, 30-40 years old, with a medium build, reddish brown hair, orange hard hat, orange construction vest, and blue jeans. The second suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 30 years old, dark complexion, black jacket, blue jeans, driving a large red lifted pickup truck.

If you have any information on the suspects, please contact District Command Office at (510) 293-7151.

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