Man appears in court accused of robbing an 85-year-old woman

A 39-year-old man has been accused and charged with robbing an elderly woman.

Tuesday, 19th June 2018, 6:43 pm
Updated Wednesday, 20th June 2018, 12:44 am

Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Friday, June 15, how Andrew Green, of Green Farm Close, Holme Hall, Chesterfield, allegedly robbed the complainant of a handbag and cash on Wednesday, June 13.

Police stated the alleged incident happened at 10.45am, on Sheffield Road, at Whittington Moor, Chesterfield, and reported that an 85-year-old woman had been left with a broken arm and a dislocated shoulder.

Mr Green was remanded in custody to appear at Chesterfield magistrates’ court, on June 15 where magistrates committed his case for a further hearing at Derby Crown Court on July 6.

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Mr Green was further remanded in custody.

Anyone with information about the alleged incident is urged to call police on 101 with reference 18*272472.