Senior robbed by man hired to wash windows
Mar 07 2012
A Colwood woman in her 80s has been robbed of her purse by a man she had hired to wash the windows at her Brittany Drive home.
West Shore RCMP Sgt. Max Fossum said the woman lost $200 and a pendant that held a picture of her great-grandchildren. He said the man grabbed the purse when the women was distracted with some paperwork he had given her.
The incident took place March 3. The suspect is described as being in his 30s and having short hair and tattoos on his hands, arms and neck.