Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident which occurred this morning.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the robbery of an elderly woman in Westmeath.
The incident occurred in the carpark of Tesco on the Ashe road in Mullingar at 9.30 this morning.
The woman in her 80s had her purse stolen off her shoulder by a young male on a bicycle.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Mullingar Garda Station.