Nottinghamshire Police have released some dash-cam footage (below), captured by a passerby, of the moment when a 77-year-old victim beat off her attacker using her crutches.
The victim was targetted by Jason Sheldon, a cowardly thug who managed to steal the lady’s handbag, which had her money and door keys.
After she beat her attacker off, Sheldon left the scene before targetting a 52-year-old man who had just withdrawn some money from a cash machine.
Sheldon beat the male to the ground and continued to strike him as he demanded his money.
But Sheldon was outwitted by his second victim, who managed to push his cash underneath a door.
Full story in the video below:
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