Woman knocked to the ground and robbed in Wellingborough

A woman was assaulted and robbed by a man in an early hours attack in Wellingborough.

Friday, 19th May 2017, 11:59 am
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:40 pm

The attack happened at 3.30am on May 10 as the 29-year-old victim was walking along Regent Street.

She was approached by a man on a blue pushbike who asked her to hand over cigarettes and her bag.

When she refused she was knocked to the ground and had her bag stolen.

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The offender then escaped in the direction of Cannon Street.

He was described as black, 6ft and slim and he was wearing a blue puffa-style jacket with a hood.

Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.