Goulburn teens charged after robbing elderly woman

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TWO teenagers have been charged after an elderly woman was robbed in Goulburn yesterday (August 1), causing her to fall on her face. 

Just after 3.30pm yesterday, police will allege a 17-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl stole a wallet from an elderly woman in Cowper Street, Goulburn.

During the robbery, the 88-year-old woman fell on her face.

She was taken to Goulburn Base Hospital with serious facial injuries and has since been released.

The 17-year-old boy was arrested yesterday and taken to Goulburn Police Station where he was charged with aggravated robbery. The 16-year-old girl was arrested today and charged with aggravated robbery. They have both been refused bail and will appear before a Children’s Court on Monday.

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