30 Jul '18, 11am

Female mugger got more than she bargained for after plucky pensioner fought back

Get Daily updates directly to your inbox + Subscribe See our privacy notice Thank you for subscribing! Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email A mugger spat on her hand and wiped it in the face of a 90-year-old woman - after failing to snatch the OAP's handbag. She left the vile calling card after the plucky pensioner managed to fight off her attacker. Police have just released details of the attempted mugging which happened in the Mill Green area of Congleton between 11.20am and 11.45am on Friday, July 20. They say the would-be mugger is in her early 20s and had 'long straggly' hair. Read More Paranoid man, 23, dragged his 'screaming' ex along street by her hair and then kicked her in the head Sergeant Keith Graham said: "The woman tried to grab the OAP's bag. When the victim stopped her, the offender spat on her hand and wiped it in the elderly woman’s face be...

Full article: https://www.stokesentinel.co.uk/news/local-news/woman-90-...

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