OAP’s purse snatched

PURSE theives have struck again in Alnwick, this time dipping into the handbag of a 76-year-old woman in the town’s Iceland store

The incident happened on Monday at around 11.25am when the pensioner was doing her shopping. Around £90 was taken.

Acting Inspector Graham Vickers said: “We’d urge anybody drawing cash at the bank, or drawing their pension, to be aware of who may be watching them.”

Anyone with information can contact the police on 101.