Alley handbag snatch in Caister

PUBLISHED: 12:51 02 August 2011

Norfolk Constabulary vehicle.

Norfolk Constabulary vehicle.

Archant Norfolk Photographic © 2011

A HANDBAG was snatched from a 47-year-old woman whilst she was walking down an alley in Caister.

The incident occurred at Gaywood Close and Norwich Road on Friday July 29 at 4.30pm.

The victim was walking towards Norwich Road when a man snatched her black shoulder bag which contained cards, cash and jewellery.

The suspect fled and headed towards the High Street. He is described as white, about 5ft 8, of skinny build, and wearing a hooded top and jeans.

The handbag was found in a bin on Norwich Road.

If you have information contact the police on 0845 456 4567 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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