Arrest after woman in her 80s robbed in Poole street

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after a woman in her 80s was targeted in Poole.

Detectives investigating the incident, in Macaulay Road at around 3.05pm on Monday, April 24, arrested a 36-year-old man in connection with the incident.

It was reported the victim was knocked to the floor and had her handbag stolen from her walking frame.

The man, from Poole, has been released on police bail as further enquiries are carried out.