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Robbed while in her wheelchair

SOLIHULL police are appealing for information after a woman in a wheelchair was robbed in Chelmsley Wood on New Year’s Day.

SOLIHULL police are appealing for information after a woman in a wheelchair was robbed in Chelmsley Wood on New Year’s Day.

The 58-year-old woman was approached by a man from behind at a property in Bosworth Drive.

He demanded money from her and the woman handed over her purse. The offender ran off.

The thief is aged between 20 and 25 and of medium build.

He was wearing a dark or possibly black anorak with dark bottoms, a dark grey and black striped woollen hat and black gloves.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the robbery team at Solihull police station on 0845 113 5000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

 

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