Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Pensioner Is Robbed

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Pensioner Is Robbed

Article excerpt

An elderly woman was robbed of her pension when her bag was snatched on Tuesday.

The 76-year-old was shopping in Boots on Kings Street, South Shields, at 2.30pm when a young man wearing a dark jacket grabbed her bag, which contained her pension. Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call Northumbria Police on (0191) 454-7555, ext 65144.

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