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Thief steals pensioner's bag in Buxton

Posted on 9th May 2017

A thief has stolen a handbag from a pensioner in Buxton.

At 11.45am on Friday, April 28, a 79-year-old woman went shopping in Waitrose at Spring Gardens, putting her handbag in the trolley.

When she came to pay for her shopping, she realised that her bag had been stolen. Her bag is large and a faded navy blue colour.

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