Police have arrested a man following three robberies in Gloucester where elderly women were targeted and their handbags snatched.
An unknown offender cycled up behind these women in their 70s and 80s and grabbed their handbags. As a consequence, in one incident, the woman was pulled to the ground. The incidents happened in Alma Place (31 March), Seymour Road (2 April)and Tredworth Road (12 April).
A 37 year old man from Gloucester was arrested on suspicion of robbery and has been released under investigation.
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