Holyhead man charged with cash theft

A Holyhead man has been charged with snatching cash from a disabled elderly woman.

Darren Michael Lee Owen (27) appeared before Caernarfon magistrates on Thursday morning after the theft at Tesco in Penrhos at around midday on Monday (4th June). The woman was close to an ATM on her mobility scooter when the theft occurred.

Detective Constable Dan Smith from Llangefni CID said: “I am very grateful to the assistance of staff and members of the public at the store who came to the victim’s aid but I’d still like to hear from anyone else who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed the incident.”

Anyone with information should contact Llangefni CID on 101, quoting reference no. 18300061829.


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