Man Posing As UPS Deliveryman Robs Elderly Woman

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ELLISVILLE, MO (KPLRI)-- Ellisville police are investigating after a robber posing as a UPS deliveryman forced his way into the home of an 86-year-old woman.

He taped her hands to a stove then robbed her of $10 and jewelry.

The woman believes someone the robber knows watched her at Harrah’s Casino then sent him to her house.

After the incident, the robber apologized, kissed the woman on her cheek, and promised to call police.

She chewed through the tape then called 9-1-1.

Anyone with information should call Ellisville police.