POLICE are looking for a man who stole £17,000 from a pensioner.

Police have created an efit of the suspect who visited the 88-year-old’s home in Durrington, Worthing offering to do gardening work on Wednesday November 13.

While inside the property, he stole £17,000 from the elderly woman who lived there.

The suspect is described as a white man, aged 50 to 60, between 5’8” and 5’10”, and of proportionate build.

The victim said the suspect spoke with a south east England accent, and had greying hair that was short, thinning and brushed back.

He left the scene in an open backed lorry-type vehicle.

Anyone who knows this man, or who may have other information that can help the investigation, should report online or call 101 quoting serial 259 of 15/11.