CUMBRIA Police are investigating an incident of a man being verbally abusive to an elderly woman in the Castle estate area of Kendal.

It comes after the man who is described as being white, with black hair and a north-east accent was selling household products in the area.

The incident is reported to have happened on November 23 (Thursday) around lunchtime.

Anyone with information or who has relevant CCTV or doorbell footage is asked to get in touch with police.

You can report online at, quoting incident 132 or phone 101.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.