A double Paralympic champion has made an emotional appeal for information after two of her medals were stolen.
Kadeena Cox said the IPC Athletics World Championships gold medals were taken from her car, which was parked outside her home in Prestwich, Bury.The 26-year-old won the medals in the T37 women’s 100m and T35-38 4x100m relay at the 2015 World Championships in Doha.
Writing on Facebook she said:
Cox also posted the appeal on Twitter:
Speaking from her training camp in America, Kadenna Cox told the Manchester Evening News:
The medals were stolen overnight on June 7. In Rio Cox, who had a stroke aged 23, and was later diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, became the first Briton since 1988 to win a medal in two sports at the same Paralympics. She also took athletics silver in the 4x100m relay and bronze in the 100m, and was picked to be Britain’s flagbearer at the closing ceremony.