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Woman, 83, robbed

PUBLISHED: 15:58 04 June 2009 | UPDATED: 14:06 03 July 2010

AN 83-year-old woman was left traumatised after being pushed off her mobility scooter and robbed in broad daylight in Great Yarmouth.

She was travelling along Nelson Road Central on Tuesday when a man cycled up behind her, pushed her onto the ground and grabbed her handbag shortly after 11am.

AN 83-year-old woman was left traumatised after being pushed off her mobility scooter and robbed in broad daylight in Great Yarmouth.

She was travelling along Nelson Road Central on Tuesday when a man cycled up behind her, pushed her onto the ground and grabbed her handbag shortly after 11am.

She tried to hold onto the bag while she was on the ground, but the man was able to wrestle it free and escape with her belongings, leaving with her injuries to her hand. The bag contained a debit card, cash and personal documents.

Information to Yamouth police on 0845 4564567.

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