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Two charged with robbing woman, 71, in Lower Cabrach

Two men have been charged after a 71-year-old woman was the victim of a "deplorable" robbery near Huntly in Aberdeenshire.

The incident happened at a farmhouse in the Lower Cabrach area on Friday 24 June.

A Grampian Police spokesperson said that two local men aged 17 and 22 had now been charged.

The force said they were due to appear at Elgin Sheriff Court later in connection with the robbery.

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