Attempted robbery on OAP near Asda


A PENSIONER was left ‘shook up’ after an attempted robbery on Watson Road, Worksop on Tuesday 24th April.

It happened at 3pm just outside the Asda Superstore, when a man has attempted to get the 64-year-old’s purse.

There was a struggle before he walked off towards the rear of Asda empty-handed.

He is described as a thin white man, aged in his 20s, between 5ft 6ins to 5ft 9ins tall.

Witnesses or anyone who may have seen a man matching the description acting suspiciously around the time of the incident should call Nottinghamshire Police 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.