Thieves targeting asian gold in robberies

A rise is being predicted in asian gold robberies.

One woman in Leicester has been targeted while in the hospital and West Midlands police have released a video on how to protect yourself.

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Terminally ill pensioner's home robbed while in hospital

The pensioner is terminally ill in hospital Credit: ITV News Central

A pensioner who is terminally ill in hospital with bone cancer has had £50,000 worth of gold jewellery stolen by burglars.

71-year-old Nassem Moghal from Wigston in Leicester brought the jewellery to the UK after fleeing Uganda in the 1970s.

Her family say it has huge sentimental value so are offering a £5,000 reward for information leading to a conviction of those responsible.

71-year-old Nassem Moghal from Wigston in Leicester brought the jewellery to the UK Credit: ITV News Central
Her family say it has huge sentimental value so are offering a £5,000 reward Credit: ITV News Central

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