Thieves stole handbag from car while owner walked dog in Catton Park, Norwich

Police in Sprowston are appealing for witnesses after thieves broke into a Citroen Xsara while a woman was walking her dog in Catton Park.

The theft happened at about 4.30pm on Tuesday.

Thieves smashed the passenger window and grabbed a handbag which had been left on the front seat.

A man and woman, aged in their 20s and walking a grey medium sized dog, were seen in the area around the time of the theft and officers believe they may hold important information and would like to speak with them.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact PC Dan Le Tort at Sprowston Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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