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Appeal after woman is robbed of her handbag in Derby

Posted on 20th January 2017

We’re appealing for witnesses after a woman was allegedly robbed of her handbag in Derby in the early hours of Tuesday, January 17.

The 19-year-old victim was walking with a friend near to Friar Gate Square, on Agard Street at around 2am when two men cycled up behind her.

They snatched a handbag off of the victim’s shoulder and cycled away.

If you saw the incident or have any information that you think could help our enquiry please call DC Paul Adkin on 101, quoting reference 17000022675, or send him a message online through the Contact Us page by clicking here.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Do you need a quick answer to a general question? Then we recommend you visit the national Ask The Police web site.