Thieves take se­nior’s bag

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

TOWNSVILLE po­lice are search­ing for thieves who stole a hand­bag from a 90- year- old woman at an Aitken­vale shop­ping cen­tre.

About 10am yes­ter­day the woman was plac­ing her walker in the boot of her car, which was parked near the old Bendigo Bank on Ross River Rd, when she dropped her hand­bag on the ground.

The hand­bag was quickly snatched by un­known thieves who were last seen run­ning through the Sun­vale Cen­tre carpark.

A po­lice spokesman said the woman was not phys­i­cally in­jured.

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