Leeds & West Yorkshire

Gomersal mugging death: Jean Myers, 89, named as victim

Jean Myers died after a robbery in Gomersal
Image caption Jean Myers was attacked by a man in Gomersal

Police have identified an 89-year-old woman who died after being robbed in the street in West Yorkshire.

Jean Myers was mugged in Quarry Road, Gomersal, shortly before 1400 BST on Friday.

Police said she was reportedly attacked by a man who made off with her bag and left her with serious head injuries.

She died in Bradford Royal Infirmary. A 26-year-old man and a woman, 25, are being held on suspicion of murder.

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