Woman’s handbag stolen as she visited cemetery


A woman has had her handbag stolen from her car while she was visiting a local cemetery.

Constable Aaron McKenna explained, “On Sunday, December 21, between 5.20pm and 5.40pm, a car was parked at Lylo Cemetery on Bluestone Road while its occupant visited graves. A white car pulled up beside the vehicle, smashed the window and took a handbag from the footwell before driving off. The handbag contained a sum of cash.”

Police can be contacted in Portadown on 101, quoting ref: 998211214.”

Contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.