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Officers investigating a robbery in Derby are appealing for witnesses

Posted on 30th October 2014

Officers investigating a robbery in Derby are appealing for witnesses.

On Sunday, October 26 at 1.50pm a woman was walking along Village Street when she was approached by a man.

The man pushed her and grabbed her mobile phone from her hand. He then ran off along Village Street and onto St Thomas Road.

He was described as Asian, aged 20-25 years-old, between 5ft 4ins and 5ft 6 ins tall and was of a slim to medium build. He had short dark straight hair and was clean shaven.

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

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