Woman in mobility scooter is mugged in Kettering

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A woman in a mobility scooter was mugged by two boys in Kettering.

The incident happened in Alexandra Street, near the junction with Thorngate Street, on Thursday, January 31.

Northamptonshire Police released the information about the incident today (Tuesday, March 12).

The 42-year-old victim was riding her mobility scooter sometime between 6.50 and 7pm when she was approached by two boys, one of whom stole cash from her, before making off.

Both the offenders were described as ‘young men’ wearing hooded tops.

Witnesses are asked to phone Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, phone Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.