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Scumbag pulled woman, 79, to the floor and dragged her along pavement

This is the horrifying second {that a} thug grabbed maintain of an aged girl’s purse and ran off with it in broad daylight.

The sufferer, 79, was pulled to the floor with some power as she tried to preserve maintain of her bag whereas strolling along a residential avenue in Kettering, Northamptonshire.

She was left with a damaged arm as she headed along St Theresa’s Close.

Police have launched CCTV footage of the incident which occurred between 3.20pm and 3.50pm on Sunday afternoon.

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Detective Constable Paul Bates stated: ‘Many individuals will probably be shocked by the CCTV footage we’ve launched at present and rightly so.

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CCTV footage of an incident in which an elderly woman was robbed of her handbag in St Theresa?s Close, Kettering, Nortants. See SWNS story SWMDsnatch. The incident happened on Sunday, September 8, between 3.20pm and 3.50pm, when the woman, whilst walking along St Theresa?s Close, was assaulted by a man as he stole her handbag. As a result of the attack, the 79-year-old woman suffered a broken arm.
The man ran throughout the highway and grabbed the aged girl’s purse from her hand (Picture: SWNS)
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CCTV footage of an incident in which an elderly woman was robbed of her handbag in St Theresa?s Close, Kettering, Nortants. See SWNS story SWMDsnatch. The incident happened on Sunday, September 8, between 3.20pm and 3.50pm, when the woman, whilst walking along St Theresa?s Close, was assaulted by a man as he stole her handbag. As a result of the attack, the 79-year-old woman suffered a broken arm.
She was dragged to the floor and suffered a damaged arm because of the theft (Picture: SWNS)

‘This girl, like everybody else, ought to give you the chance to go about her enterprise and really feel secure.

‘Her attacker has taken that feeling of safety away from her and it is imperative that he is identified and brought to justice.’

Two males, each 31, have been arrested in reference to this offence and have been launched on bail pending additional enquiries.

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