Great-grandmother uses handbag to tackle thief

A pensioner has been described as an inspiration after she stopped a thief who was running from the police.

Margaret Leese hit the criminal with her handbag and despite ending up badly bruised herself, she says she would do it again.

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Grandmother prevents theft

A grandmother from Stoke-on-Trent stops a thief stealing bottles of spirits from her local supermarket by hitting him with her handbag.