Handbag snatched at Nelson Drive

Fri, 30/10/2015 - 15:30 -- Editor

A purse has been snatched from a woman walking in the Waterside.

The woman was walking at Nelson Drive at about 11.30am on Thursday (29th) when a male on a black BMX approached from behind and snatched her handbag.  The cram shoulder bag contained money and mobile gone.

The thief was last seen making off towards Maggie’s Lane.

Anyone who saw the incident occur,  is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 55 111