Scooter-bound Dagenham gran robbed

RUTHLESS pickpockets are thought to have stolen a pensioner s purse while shop staff failed to call police or offer a phone call, the victim s daughter claims. Sheila Deeble, 74, of Bellfarm Avenue, Dagenham, had just collected her pension from Oxlow Lane

RUTHLESS pickpockets are thought to have stolen a pensioner's purse while shop staff failed to call police or offer a phone call, the victim's daughter claims.

Sheila Deeble, 74, of Bellfarm Avenue, Dagenham, had just collected her pension from Oxlow Lane post office when she entered a McColls convenience store last Tuesday afternoon (July 29).

Inside the shop, four women crowded around her as she was reaching for some rolls in the bread and cake section.

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