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.


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.