Two teens rob 83-year-old woman in Kits


The Vancouver police is on the lookout for two teens who allegedly robbed an 83-year-old woman on Thursday, April 21st.

The woman, who wasn’t injured, had been walking along the 2700 block of Stephens Street around 9:30 a.m. when she was approached by two boys thought to be about 15 years old. The boys asked her a question and as she responded, one of them grabbed her purse and began rifling through it, police said in a release. They then walked away, tossing the purse to the ground.

Police are asking anyone with information to call investigators at 604-717-3932 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Last modified: April 24, 2011

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