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Elderly woman robbed at roadside stall

PUBLISHED: 17:33 29 June 2009 | UPDATED: 09:47 13 July 2010

An elderly woman was left with a serious neck injury after being attacked and robbed as she manned a roadside fruit and vegetable stall.

Two men robbed the woman at the stall on the A149 coast road at Wiveton, at the entrance to Wiveton Hall, between 2pm and 2.

An elderly woman was left with a serious neck injury after being attacked and robbed as she manned a roadside fruit and vegetable stall.

Two men robbed the woman at the stall on the A149 coast road at Wiveton, at the entrance to Wiveton Hall, between 2pm and 2.40pm on Sunday.

Police said the victim was approached by two men, one pushed her to the floor and the other stole cash.

The men are described as white, between 30 and 40 years old, of medium build and clean shaven. One was wearing a white shirt, the other a blue shirt.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who saw the two men in the Cley and Wiveton areas. Contact Det Con Mark Randall at Great Yarmouth CID on 0845 456 4567 or anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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