60 in McDonald’s after stealing deaf OAP’s purse
Susan Elton canada goose says she is only just rebuilding her confidence (Image: Mail)Get the biggest Daily stories goose outlet canada by emailSubscribeSee our privacy noticeMore newslettersA deaf OAP had to relive the upset of muggers stealing her purse after finding out the thieves had spent 60 on her bank card in a single trip to McDonald Susan Elton, 79, had turned to talk to a friend in a card shop in High Street, Swadlincote, when a thief unzipped the handbag which she had wrapped around her walking frame and took the purse without her noticing.She only realised her purse was missing after the theft on Friday, October 19, when she got up to the tills in a shop.Concerned staff at Card canada goose outlet new york city Factory helped the traumatised Mrs Elton by https://www.rkliedtke.de phoning the police and taking her straight to the bank to cancel her cards.But the thieves had already stolen the 70 cash that was inside the purse. They had also used canada goose outlet sale canada goose coats her bank card, which did not show up until later, which caused her further upset.Deaf OAP targeted by cruel pickpockets in Swadlincote shopBank records showed that just before the cancellation process went canada goose uk black friday through, someone had spent 60 at McDonald and more canada goose outlet black friday than 40 at Lidl in separate contactless payments.Mrs Elton daughter, Caroline Preston, said her mum had put the incident completely out of her mind before she received the news that money can gone from her account.She said: “She had to relive it official canada goose outlet all over canada goose outlet canada goose outlet toronto factory again; canada goose outlet online uk it was horrendous. She just went into this major panic again.”These people don realise the effect whatever habit cheap Canada Goose they funding has had on her.”They must have been buying for everyone in the queue at Maccies spending that canada goose factory sale much.”Mrs Elton had only just plucked up the courage to go out on her own on the day she had her purse stolen following the death of her husband David five canada goose outlet store years ago.They had moved to the Oaklands Village, a canada goose uk shop community care facility in Swadlincote where Mrs Elton still lives, in 2013 but Mr Elton died that same week.Deaf OAP one of many victims of Swadlincote purse thievesIt Canada Goose online had also been the couple 50th wedding anniversary that year.She had only been out on her own three times since the death of her husband canada goose outlet canada before the incident.”It not about the money, it about what it done to my mum confidence,” Mrs Preston said. I don want her to feel threatened.”Mrs Elton had lived in Tutbury for more than 70 years before moving to Oaklands and had canada goose outlet in usa never suffered confidence issues before, her daughter added, often walking for miles on her own to collect her and her husband pensions.(Image: Mail)Mrs canada goose outlet nyc Elton said: “I have to remember to put my purse over my shoulder and underneath my coat so it safe, but I haven got a very good memory so I have to think about what I doing with it each time I go out.”I rebuilding my confidence now, it just down that main street that I still feel wary. “She added: “I canada goose clearance feel like I just have to get used to the area again.”We want you to be able to get your and South Derbyshire news whenever and however you want it.If you prefer to use an app, we got apps for both Android and Apple devices which canada goose outlet can be tailored to deliver the news and sport that you interested in.And if you download our app, you can sign up for push notifications, which means you get alerts about the biggest breaking news stories.