Thieves steal cash and bank cards from elderly woman in daylight snatch in Sleaford


An elderly lady had cash and bank cards stolen from her handbag yesterday, Monday, as she was walking down the alleyway in Sleaford.

The incident happened at approximately 12.30pm in Jubilee Grove as two offenders walked up and took two purses from her handbag.

It happened too quickly for the victim and she was not able to give a description of the two men, who ran off after the crime.

If anyone saw two men running in or near this alley, please call 101 quoting incident 221 of August 8th.