Two arrested after blind woman robbed in Carlisle

Police have arrested two 16-year-old boys on suspicion of robbery, after a blind woman was robbed in Carlisle.

The woman in her 40's, who is registered blind, had her handbag stolen as she walked down Petteril Street with her carer at around 2pm on 7th May.

The teenagers, both from Carlisle, have been bailed until 26th May while police continue with their enquires.