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Police appeal after man has sentimental purse stolen

Posted on 18th August 2014

Police appeal for witnesses after man was robbed in Littleover.

On Sunday, August 10 at 8.30pm a man was on Wintermint Close, near to the cycle path that leads to Moorways Lane, when he was approached by four men. The men knocked the man over and searched his pockets.

A purse was stolen which is of sentimental value to the victim.

The men were described as mixed race or black, approximately 17-18 years old and were wearing baseball caps.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Adrian Mason at St Marys Wharf police station using the non-emergency 101 number.

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