Shocking CCTV footage shows a man tackling an 89-year-old woman to the ground and robbing her in a “vile” attack at her home in Hull.
Alice Swale appears to be showing Dwayne Hollingworth around her home, when he knocks her to the floor and sits on top of her, pulling rings off her fingers – including a wedding band she had worn for 48 years.
Hollingworth, 27, from Hull, was jailed for nine years six months and four weeks in prison for robbing Ms Swale.
After tricking his way into the house on April 6, Hollingworth abandoned Ms Swale in distress on the floor, and continued to search the house for further items to steal.
Once he had left, Mrs Swale managed to call the police.She had to go hospital for treatment after suffering severe bruising to her fingers and was also in shock.
Dwayne Hollingworth was sentenced to more than 9 years in prison.