Local News

'Gem' Seller, Who Pushed Woman Off Her Bike, Faces Court

A man accused of approaching a woman who'd just withdrawn money from an ATM and offered to sell her 'gems before pushing her off her bike in Earlville, has faced court.

24-year-old Glen Edward Blake Gibson allegedly lashed out after refusing to give him any money, stealing the woman's handbag and running off into a unit complex.

Police say they found Gibson hiding under a car with the woman's pink bag perched next to him.

He's been remanded in custody until August 1.

Commons Attribution 4.0 International License