Woman pushed to knees and robbed in Weston-super-Mare

A 62-year-old woman was pushed to her knees before her bag was stolen in Weston-super-Mare.

The woman had left a Tesco supermarket and was walking on Graham Road when she was robbed at about 1910 GMT on Saturday.

The thief ran off in the direction of Neva Road.

A police spokesman asked any witnesses or anyone who has found a purple, plastic looking bag to contact the force.

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