Shopper attacked in Yarmouth

A man began harassing a 22-year-old woman when she left BHS in Yarmouth and as she started walking along Deneside he grabbed hold of her and snatched her handbag containing cash and a mobile phone.

A man began harassing a 22-year-old woman when she left BHS in Yarmouth, and as she started walking along Deneside he grabbed hold of her and snatched her handbag.

The attacker, who left his victim with minor injuries, is described as white, 6ft, of medium build, in his late 20s or early 30s and wearing a navy-coloured jacket and blue jeans.

Anyone who saw the robbery, which happened at about 7pm on Saturday, is asked to call Det Con Craig Lovatt at Yarmouth CID on 0845 456 4567 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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