Witnesses sought for graveyard robbery


Police are appealing for help to solve a suspected grave side robbery in Boston.

Police said the incident took place between 10.50am and 11.20am, at Boston Cemetery on Marian Road, on Sunday, October 27, when a 50-year-old woman tending a grave close to the main crematorium building when was pushed to the ground and had a purse stolen from her pocket.

There is no description of the offender but it is thought a number of members of the public may have been in the cemetery at the time and it is hoped someone may have witnessed the incident.

Anyone with information should contact DC Natalie Roberts by dialling 101 and quoting the incident number. Report crimes anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.