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Saturday 20 January 2018

Hunt on after Zimmer attack

GARDAI are searching for a man who viciously threatened an elderly woman before stealing her handbag from her Zimmer frame as she made her way home from the post office.

Officers in Limerick city are attempting to track down the culprit, who carried out the crime in broad daylight on Saturday while the 84-year-old woman was standing outside a funeral home.

The culprit, who is described as being 5ft 11in in height, fled from the area in a silver car -- possibly a BMW.

Irish Independent

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