Pensioner violently attacked in Worthing

Elderly woman attacked
Elderly woman attacked
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AN ELDERLY woman was the victim of a violent attack that left her with a broken arm and covered in blood.

The 70-year-old woman pictured, who has asked not to named, was hit in the face and her handbag stolen by a mugger, in Lyndhurst Road, as she walked home.

She suffered a broken arm and had to have stitches around her eye after the attack.

The victim was found wandering, confused and covered in blood, by passers-by.

For the full story, read the Worthing Herald on Thursday, July 7.

Anyone with information should contact Sussex Police on 0845 60 70 999 quoting serial 1837 of 20/06.