A BURGLAR confronted an 81-year-old woman in her Bulwell home and pushed her to one side before fleeing with cash.
The terrifying attack happened at the pensioner’s property on Saxondale Drive at 2.30 pm on Friday March 2.
The victim was left shaken and suffered bruising to her arm.
The offender is described as white, shorter than 6ft tall, in his late teens or early 20s and was wearing dark clothing.
Det Con Dionne Love, of the Meadows CID in Nottingham, said: “This was a despicable, cowardly attack on an elderly woman in her own home.
“If you saw anyone acting suspiciously around the time of the offence, or have any idea who this man is, please contact us immediately.”
Anyone with information should call Det Con Love on 101 (extension 853 6460).
Alternatively, call the free and confidential Crimestoppers hotline on 0800 555111.