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Woman Arrested For Thefts

27.09.2013 09:32
By: Clay Young

A 50 year old woman is scheduled to appear in a Brandon courtroom today after a number of elderly women had their purses stolen, including 2 women who were injured after being pushed to the floor of their homes. Last week, police said they were investigating 8 such cases in Russell, Foxwarren and the RM of Silver Creek. One of the victims, a 90 year old woman. RCMP Sgt. Lynn Karpish says police spent long hours on the case.                                               ###NEWS_VIDEO_1### Police have arrested Debbie Ann Smith of Binscarth. Police say she was employed as a home care worker at the time of the incidents.