Police are still investigating a mugging that took place in broad daylight on Sunday, October 26.
An elderly woman was attacked on Tennis Road, Douglas, at about midday.
A spokesman for the police said: ‘One man has been arrested and bailed pending further enquiries.’
A man approached her from behind and snatched her purse from her hand.
The woman was not injured and chased her assailant for a short distance.
Anyone with information should contact Det Con Sam Cannell or Det Con Leslie Taylor at CID, police headquarters, on 631212.