A FEMALE pensioner received “nasty injuries” after she was mugged during daylight hours.
The woman was walking along Saughall Road, from Saughall to Blacon, about 3.45pm on Saturday (October 18) when she was approached from behind by a male on a bicycle at the junction with Norris Road.
He snatched her bag from her shoulder causing the victim to fall to the ground leaving her with what police describe as “nasty injuries” including cuts to her face, hands and arms.
Police would like to talk to any witnesses including a female and her son who assisted the victim and are believed to have seen what happened.
Anyone who can help police with their enquiries is asked to call the Specialist Investigation Unit at Blacon 01244 613174 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.