Woman shaken after attempted bag snatch in Whittlesey

Police
Police

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man attempted to snatch a woman’s handbag.

The incident happened at about 7am yesterday, Wednesday February 22, in an alleyway between Heron Close and Swan Close, Whittlesey.

The man is described as white and about 5’4” wearing a grey hooded top, black jeans and trainers. He was said to be of scruffy appearance.

The victim, who is in her 50s, was unharmed but shaken.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and quote incident 63 of February 22.