PUBLISHED: 17:44, Mon, Jan 4, 2021 | UPDATED: 17:44, Mon, Jan 4, 2021
Loose Women regular Linda Robson detailed her shock on the panel today, admitting she was left "shaken up" following the incident. The Birds of a Feather actress told ITV viewers how a thief attempted to "get her purse out of her backpack".
The 62-year-old said she was at her local supermarket at the time of the attempted mugging with her daughter, Lauren, and grandchild, Lila.
Speaking about the incident, Linda explained: "Something terrible happened.
"I’d been down our local market. My son was doing a video for his new song and we all went down to watch him."Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
She went on: "Keeping our distance of obviously. After that, I went to get some shopping.
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Loose Women's Linda Robson left 'shaken' after Christmas mugging (Image: WENN/ITV)
Linda Robson detailed the horrific moment when she was out shopping (Image: ITV)
"I was carrying two heavy bags of shopping and I had a backpack on me."
Linda recalled she felt the force of a person "tugging" at her and said she was almost "pulled over".
"All of a sudden I felt someone was tugging it," the Loose Women panellist explained.
"It nearly pulled me over, it was caught around my ear as well so my ear was really hurting."
Linda Robson recalled the incident on Loose Women (Image: ITV)