CCTV captures two thieves stealing purse of 87-year-old women in supermarket

CCTV captures two thieves stealing purse of 87-year-old women in supermarket

-Two thieves caught on camera stealing from 87-year-old woman

-The two distracted the elderly lady with chat as one went for her purse

- Authorities have launched manhunt for the callous criminals

West Mercia police have released shocking CCTV footage that captured two men robbing 87-year-old women as she was busy shopping in supermarket.

The two criminals approached the unsuspecting elderly woman in a Shropshire store in Aldi and distracted her with chats as one of them stretched his hand into her pocket cart to grab a purse.

"We are already pursuing the two men. Anyone with information about them should contact the authorities," says West Mercia police spokesperson.

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CCTV captures two thieves stealing purse of 87-year-old women in supermarket

The woman was talking to a man while an accomplice calmly helped himself to the contents of her bag. Photo: SWNS.com.

One of the criminals had short hair and wore blue jacket. The other was bald-headed, had glasses on, and wore a black jacket.

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CCTV captures two thieves stealing purse of 87-year-old women in supermarket

The dark-haired thief calmly took the purse from the victim's bag.Photo: SWNS.com.

CCTV captures two thieves stealing purse of 87-year-old women in supermarket

After taking the purse, the thief is seen putting it in his pocket and calmly walking away.Photo: SWNS.com.

The two are believed to be from Eastern Europe.

Lowlife thieves caught on CCTV stealing pensioner's purse

Source: Yen.com.gh

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