Chorley purse thief targets blind victim
11:59am Thursday 26th September 2013 in News
A PARTIALLY-SIGHTED woman was targeted by a thief who stole her purse from her handbag.
The incident happened in the Booths supermarket, in New Market Street, Chorley at around 2pm on Saturday, September 14.
Police said the thief spent around two minutes trying to unzip the victim’s bag, which was attached to her walking frame, before removing her purse.
Anybody who has any information about the theft, is asked to contact police on 101.
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