A MAN is due in court today (Friday), charged with the robbery of a 90-year-old woman following a burglary at a care home in Portadown.
The incident happened in the Carrickblacker Road area on Thursday morning.
The 31-year-old man is due to appear in Newry Magistrates Court, charged with robbery and criminal damage.
Shortly after 4am on Thursday morning police received a report that a male had entered a room in a care home and stolen a handbag and other property .
Police would ask anyone who may have noticed anyone acting suspiciously in the area to contact them at Portadown on 0845 600 8000. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.