Elderly woman injured in Greenock '˜robbery'

A man has been arrested after an alleged robbery left an elderly woman seriously injured.

Man arrested after an alleged robbery in Greenock. Picture: John Devlin

An 81-year-old was hurt after falling and hitting her head on the ground in the incident in Auchneagh Road, Greenock, Inverclyde, on May 4.

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Police Scotland confirmed a 25-year-old had been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal and the man is expected to appear at Greenock Sheriff Court on May 8.