Elderly Henrietta Woman Attacked In Parking Lot

GeneseeNow —  Wednesday, October 16, 2013

In Henrietta, 72 year old woman was mugged as she came out of BJ’s Wholesale. Eleanor Lyons tried to hang onto her purse, as the man grabbed it, but she fell.

“I hit the pavement with my face, ” she told WHAM-TV. Now Lyons has a broken wrist and a big black eye. She’ll need surgery on her wrist. The man ran off with her purse. It has $200 cash and her cellphone. Police looking for the attacker, but Ms. Lyons did not get a good look at him.