Couple steal elderly charity worker's purse

AN elderly woman’s purse was stolen from her handbag as she worked at a charity shop in the uk. A couple entered the shop in Evergreen Walk, Sutton-on-Sea, on Friday at about 1.20pm. Lincolnshire Police say it is believed the man distracted her while the woman took the purse.

The man is described as being about 18-years-old, wearing a Bulgarian-style black and white woolly hat with long pom poms on it, black tracksuit bottoms and a black hooded top. The woman is aged about 20, with mousy brown hair in a ponytail and wearing a green anorak and blue jeans.