8 Dec 2009

Mugger of elderly woman still at large

5:58 am on 8 December 2009

Police in Christchurch are still hoping for information that will lead them to a man who mugged an elderly woman in the city last week.

She was attacked after buying milk at the Barrington Mall on Thursday night.

The woman, 86, was thrown to the ground by her attacker and suffered a fractured pelvis.

Her handbag has not been recovered.