Paddington Police say two young men are being treated as suspects to the mugging of Melanie Knight (72).
Miss Knight had her personal belongings taken on Praed Street, Paddington. She came away with only minor physical injuries after trying to fight off the attackers. The community have commended the bravery of Arthur Herrington (75), who came to the aid of Miss Knight during the mugging.
Police have descriptions and are now searching for the two men.