A BARROW woman has been accused of taking £300 from an 87-year-old.

Jennifer Susan Stewart, 34, of Marsh Street, has been remanded in custody at South Cumbria Magistrates' Court after being charged with taking the money on June 1.

According to court documents, the victim is an 87-year-old woman.

The defendant's case was sent for trial at Preston Crown Court, where she is due to appear on July 3.