Police in Trumbull County search for woman accused of assaulting elderly person

Police in Trumbull County search for woman accused of assaulting elderly person
Niles police looking for woman (Source: Niles police)

NILES, Ohio (WOIO) - Police in Trumbull County are looking for a woman accused of assaulting and robbing a person.

Penny Crabtree, 50, is wanted by Niles police on a felonious robbery warrant.

Police said Crabtree assaulted and took money from an elderly person after she panhandled the victim.

Crabtree is known to frequent area shopping centers, often on a bike, while attempting to panhandle money from people passing by.

Anyone who sees Crabtree is asked to call police immediately.

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