Woman robbed a disabled man at knife-point in Brighton

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Police are hunting a woman who robbed a man in a wheelchair at knife-point in his own home.

The man, who lives in Whitehawk Road, Brighton, agreed to take in a parcel for his neighbour, which a woman was attempting to deliver around 6pm on Monday (August 26).

The woman entered his flat and threatened the man with a knife before demanding he handed over any money. She left the premises with around a quantity of cash.

The woman was described as around 30-years-old, white, 5’ 5”, slim with dark shoulder-length hair. She was wearing knee-length black dress with a white pattern.

If you noticed any suspicious behaviour in this area at this time or saw a woman matching this description please report online or call 101 quoting 1101 of 26/08.