Doncaster bag theft- did you see anything?

Police in Doncaster are appealing for information after a woman had her bag snatched in the street.

At around 10.10am on Friday 8 September, it was reported that a 44-year-old woman was walking along Chapel Street in Bentley when an unknown man approached her from behind.

The man pushed her to the ground before snatching her handbag and running away on foot towards Bentley Park.

The offender, who spoke with a local accent, is described as in his twenties, around 5ft 8 ins tall and of a slim build.

He was wearing a black hooded top, with the hood up, and blue jeans.

Were you in the area at the time? Did you see anyone matching this description?

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting incident number 270 of 8 September 2017.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.