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Victim left shaken after being robbed on Darlington street in broad daylight
A ROBBER snatched a woman’s handbag in broad daylight and left her with an injured wrist as she fell over.
The woman was walking along Whinfield Road in Darlington at about 3pm yesterday afternoon, (Thursday October 31) when a man threatened her and then made off with her bag.
The assailant is described as being dressed in entirely dark clothes with his face covered. His victim has been left extremely shaken by the incident and DC Duncan Mutter from Darlington CID said: "We are keen to hear from anyone in the area at the time who may have seen this man.
“We believe that he made off towards the Whinfield Road estate carrying the handbag and would urge anyone with information to contact us."
The stolen bag is black with a long shoulder strap.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 and ask for Darlington CID
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