Douglas man arrested in connection with mugging of 72-year-old woman
Police have arrested a man from Douglas in connection with the alleged mugging of a 72-year-old woman.
The incident occurred around noon on Sunday when the pensioner was allegedly robbed of her purse - containing about £30 - on Tennis Road in Douglas.
Police said although the woman, who was on her way to the shops, was not injured, she was left "badly shaken".
A man has since been arrested and released on bail. Police want anyone with information to contact them.