Teenage girl and boy charged over heartless robbery of 88yo woman

A teenage girl and boy have been charged over the shocking robbery of an elderly woman in Goulburn.

Police allege that just after 3.30pm yesterday, a 17-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl stole a wallet from the 88-year-old woman in Cowper Street.

During the robbery, the elderly woman fell on her face, suffering serious facial injuries.


She was rushed to Goulburn Base Hospital for treatment and has since been released.

Following investigations, police arrested the teens and charged them both with aggravated robbery.

They were refused bail to appear before a Children’s Court on Monday 7 August.