Posted on 31st May 2018
Officers investigating a theft are appealing for further information to assist with their enquiries.
On Wednesday, May 16 at around 10am a woman was on Osmaston Road in Derby on her mobility scooter when a man stopped her and asked her for a cigarette.
She opened her handbag and he then snatched some money from inside and ran off.
The man was described as white, aged 25-30-years-old, with a small beard and was wearing a grey woolly hat, a jacket, jeans and a t-shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Neil Haywood on 101 quoting reference number 18000222915.
Alternatively, send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.