Man arrested after elderly woman robbed in Kirkby

Police are investigating.
Police are investigating.

Police have arrested a man after an elderly woman was robbed in Kirkby.

Officers received a report that a man stole an 80-year-old woman's car as she left the Co-op in Chapel Street at around 7.35am on Saturday.

A 31-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery.

He remains in police custody.

A Nottinghamshire Police spokesman said: "The woman didn't suffer any serious injuries but was left very shaken by her ordeal."

Witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting incident number 182 of January 27, 2018.