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Appeal after robbery in Blackpool

Saturday, May 11, 2019

DETECTIVES are appealing for your help to trace this man in connection with the robbery of a pensioner in Blackpool.

At about 9.30pm on Thursday the 77-year-old woman was waiting for a taxi on Talbot Road when she was approached by a man who grabbed her handbag. During a struggle she fell to the ground and the offender made off with the bag.

Following enquiries officers want to trace the man in the CCTV picture to speak to him about the offence.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number 1520 of May 9th or independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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