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Shocking CCTV shows “despicable" distraction thieves stealing from elderly couple

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Thursday 18 December 2014

The shocking moment two distraction thieves stole Christmas money from an elderly couple in broad daylight − caught on CCTV in Coventry − has been released in a bid to identify the suspects. 

The crystal clear images show one of the men asking the husband for directions while another man lurks in the background, before stealing the wife’s wallet from her handbag. 

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