Detectives in Huddersfield are appealing for help after a 74-year-old woman was knocked over and robbed.
The attack took place between 4.45pm and 4.55pm on Monday as she walked along Richmond Avenue, Fartown .
The victim was approached from behind by the suspect who grabbed her shoulder and handbag. She was knocked from her feet and left in the middle of the road. While on the ground there he took the handbag and ran off towards Spaines Road.
The suspect is described as a dark-skinned man in his early 20s, around 5ft 3ins tall, wearing a brown-hooded top with the hood up with a drawstring.
Pc Jack Hodges of Huddersfield CID said: “The victim was left very shaken following the incident, but wasn’t seriously injured.”
Contact Pc Hodges at Kirklees CID via 101 quoting 13160698960.
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