[29 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Woman Shoved Into
Wall By Robber
woman struck her face on a brick wall after she was shoved to the
ground by a thief who snatched her designer handbag.
55-year-old was outside her house in The Oaks, Bedworth at 1.30pm
yesterday when she was attacked from behind.
had just got out of her car, being driven by her husband, and was
about to go indoors when she was set upon.
black man came up behind her and shoved her hard in the back. The
woman fell forwards and struck her head on the brick wall of the
man wrenched her Chanel handbag from her and made off. The black
leather bag had a Gucci wallet in it and £40 in cash.
attacker got into a blue Metro, which was waiting further down the
street. The car reversed the whole length of the road and drove
are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The attacker is 5ft
11ins, well-built, in his mid-20s and was wearing a multi-coloured
victim was treated for cuts and bruises and was said to be
“extremely shaken” by her ordeal.
should call 01926 415000.