Alberta Cockroft
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Sittingbourne pensioner, 93, describes robber as 'a scoundrel'

A 93-year-old woman who was held down and robbed in her own home has described the man responsible as "a scoundrel".

Alberta Cockroft, from Lynsted near Sittingbourne in Kent, had her purse containing hundreds of pounds stolen, along with her bank cards.

Police have appealed for anyone with information on the theft to come forward.

  • 26 Jul 2013