DETECTIVES have charged a 40-year-old woman in connection with an attempted distraction burglary.
It happened at the home of a 93-year-old woman in the Hillview Avenue area of Lisburn, Co Antrim.
The 40-year-old will appear before Lisburn Magistrates’ Court on Monday, June 24.
She is accused of attempted burglary and going equipped for theft.
PSNI have advised homeowners to be cautious after a spate of bogus callers in the Belfast area.
Police operate a quick check number for home owners to verify any callers. They advise home owners to keep doors locked and use a chain.
Quick Check can be contacted on freephone 0800 013 22 90.