An elderly woman had her rings ripped off her fingers by a robber in the course of a home break-in at Christie Downs in Adelaide’s south.
Police were known as to the woman’s property on Hepburn Road just prior to 5am right after a woman forced her way into the property and stole rings, keys and some cash.
The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene by paramedics prior to getting taken to Flinders Health-related Centre for additional therapy.
Police stated a 21-year-old woman, of no fixed address, was arrested right after a search of the location.
She was charged with aggravated severe criminal trespass and aggravated assault. She will appear in court on Monday.
Meanwhile, police are attractive for info following two luxury vehicles were stolen in the western suburbs this weekend.
Police said thieves broke into a home on the Esplanade, Somerton Park, and stole the keys to a white 2013 Porsche Cayenne, registration SO58ANG, which was taken from the garage.
A second automobile, a white 2013 Audi A5 sedan with registration XX223N, was stolen early on Sunday from Hall Street, Semaphore Park.
Police are investigating whether or not the automobile thefts are linked.
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