Treasured photograph stolen by women.
The 87-year-old woman was heartbroken to discover the theft after three women entered her home after asking for a glass of water.
They also stole her purse from the house in Beechwood Grove, Prescot on Tuesday at 4.15pm.
Police were today hunting for the three women.
A spokeswoman said that the pensioner had just returned from a shopping trip when the women, who were in their 30s or 40s, asked if they could come in for a drink of water.
She said the woman had been upset since the theft and appealed for help in trapping the thieves, who are believed to have driven away in a car which had been parked nearby.
Anyone with information should phone police on 0151-777 6516.
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|Publication:||Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, England)|
|Date:||Feb 6, 2003|
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