Purse stolen from blind woman (89)
A blind pensioner had her purse stolen from her in Stamford.
The theft is believed to have taken place in the High Street area this morning (Tuesday).
The 89-year-old woman noticed that the zip was open on one of her bags and that the long, black leather purse was missing.
Bank cards, store cards and some £20 notes were taken.
Anyone who saw the theft, or who has information, can contact Lincolnshire Police in a number of ways:
• By calling 101 quoting reference 160 of September 17
• By e-mailing [email protected] quoting reference 160 of September 17
• By contacting the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.