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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Family believe mum was targeted by thieves because of illness

The family of a terminally ill woman whose home was ransacked while she lay in hospital thinks she was targeted because of her poor health. Burglars stole tens of thousands of pounds of gold and cash from Naseem Moghal's home in Leicester. Watch Rajiv Popat's report

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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