Woman, 100, dies after neck broken in Derby robbery
A 100-year-old woman has died after suffering multiple injuries including a broken neck when her bag was stolen.
Zofija Kaczan was approached from behind and pushed to the ground in the Normanton area of Derby at about 08:45 BST on Monday 28 May.
Derbyshire Police previously thought her injuries were not life threatening and she was recovering.
A 39-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of robbery before she died and was released on Tuesday.
Det Ch Insp Darren De'ath, who is leading the investigation, said: "This crime is absolutely horrific.
"Mrs Kaczan was a well-loved member... read more
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