Woman, 90, pushed over in shop raid

ROBBERS stole cash after assaulting a 90-year-old woman running a Dewsbury shop on Wednesday.

Two white men wearing face coverings burst into the premises on Leeds Road at around 12.40pm and demanded money.

They fled with a quantity of cash after going behind the counter and pushing her over.

She fell back on a chair but was thankfully unhurt. Police described it as an “incredibly distressing” incident for the victim.

Both suspects are aged 19 to 21, slim to medium build, blond hair and dark jackets.

Anyone with information can call Sgt Steven Hinchcliffe at Dewsbury Police Station 01924 431190 quoting reference 13160233610.

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