Carlton: Heartless thieves steal mobility scooter from elderly woman

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Thieves have targeted an elderly Carlton woman leaving her stranded without her mobility scooter.

They struck overnight between Saturday 29th March and Sunday 30th March, snatching the scooter from a shed at the victim’s property in Oxford Road.

Police said the 79-year-old has no other way of getting around independently.

Officers are appealing for witnesses and are keen to hear from anyone who thinks they have been offered the scooter for sale.

It is a dark grey, Celebrity X-sport mobility scooter, and the charger was also taken in the incident.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call Notts Police 101 quoting incident number BW/022781/14.