A teenager has been charged in connection with an alleged robbery in Inverness.
The incident reportedly occurred in the Market Brae Steps area at around 1.30pm yesterday.
The woman, who is in her 70s, had her handbag snatched. Police said all of its contents have been recovered and the woman was uninjured.
The 17-year-old man is due to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court today.
Constable Ali Macrae from the city centre policing team said: “We would like to thank the members of the public whose prompt actions assisted greatly with the police investigation.”