Woman Robbed in Whittington

An elderly lady has fallen and received some injuries

An 85 year old woman has had her handbag stolen in Whittington Moor.

A man approached the lady on Duke Street and snatched her bag at around 10.50am this morning.

She fell during the altercation and received a number of injuries, thought to be minor at this stage.

One suspect has been arrested and is in custody over the incident.

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