Woman arrested following alleged Palmerston robbery

May 6, 2024 7:27 am in by

A 28-year-old woman has been arrested following an alleged violent robbery in Palmerston.

Police say a 43-year-old woman was attacked by the 28-year-old at 4.20 on Friday afternoon (May 3) at a licensed venue in the area.

It’s alleged the woman punched and bit the victim, forcing her to the ground.

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It’s further alleged the woman kicked the victim in the face while she was on the ground, before fleeing the scene on foot after stealing a $50 dollar note.

Police later managed to apprehend the woman after a small foot chase.