Man bailed over theft of handbag from Rotherham pensioner tending her husband’s grave

A police investigation has been launched after a 21-year-old man was allegedly sexually assaulted as he walked down a busy Sheffield road.
A police investigation has been launched after a 21-year-old man was allegedly sexually assaulted as he walked down a busy Sheffield road.

A Rotherham man arrested over the theft of a handbag from a pensioner tending her husband’s grave has been bailed.

The 33-year-old, from Treeton, was arrested after a woman, aged 80, had her handbag snatched in St Mary’s Church graveyard, St Mary’s Drive, Catcliffe, on Tuesday, March 8.