Witnesses are being sought after a bag was stolen from a woman in Ashford.

The victim, a woman in her 70s was walking in Bockhanger Lane, near the junction with Grosvenor Road, Kennington, shortly before 10am on Thursday 25 November 2021 when the suspect grabbed her bag.

The victim tried to keep hold of the navy Filloi bag however was pushed to the ground and the robber left in the direction of Vicarage Lane.

The suspect was described as being five feet six inches tall, and wore a black mask and a dark coat with a hood up.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery or who has CCTV or dashcam footage in the area is urged to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/244315/21.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, or by using the anonymous online form on their website.

By Ed

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