POLICE investigating a distraction burglary at the home of a pensioner in Culcheth have released CCTV footage of a group of men wanted in connection with the incident.

Officers say the woman was targeted on Tuesday, June 7, between 1.30pm and 2.30pm by a group of men who emptied manure over her lawn and then demanded payment.

During this time, the victim's purse was also emptied.

Anyone with information can call Cheshire Police on 101 or call Crimestopppers anonymously on 0800 555111.