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Teenager charged over robbery bid in Bathgate

A teenage boy has been charged by police in connection with an attempted robbery in West Lothian.

The incident happened at about 14:25 on Wednesday 26 April between Beech Road and Marina Road in Bathgate.

A 26-year-old woman is alleged to have been pushed to the ground before an attempt was made to steal her handbag.

The 14-year-old will be reported to the children's reporter, Police Scotland said.

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