Fake electric workers rob elderly woman

BRUNSWICK, OH (WOIO) - Police in Brunswick say two men posing as electric workers robbed an elderly woman in her home Wednesday evening. This happened in the 1200 block of Highland Ave.

The victim told police the men knocked on her door said they were with the electric company.

She let them in and while one of the suspects distracted her in the front of the house the other went into a back bedroom and took some cash. The suspects are still on the loose.

There is not a detailed description other than the suspects were two white males -- the one who made contact with the victim is believed to be in his 40's. They were also driving a white van.

If you have any information give Brunswick Police a call.

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