Thieves entered a town centre post office before managing to swipe a quantity of money.
Police officers are investigating after two men entered the Post Office in Lawton Road, Alsager , yesterday, before swiping the cash.
Officers have not released a description of the duo.
A Cheshire Police spokesman said: “Officers received a report of a distraction theft at a post office at around 1.15pm on Tuesday, March 10.
“It is believed that two males had entered the shop on Lawton Road and managed to leave with a quantity of money.
“Inquiries are ongoing.”
According to statistics released by the Home Office, police in Alsager recorded one theft on Lawton Road in January – the latest available figures. None were reported in December.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident IML 657241 or visit the force website.