Woman robbed as she sat in car

PUBLISHED: 19:10 23 September 2008 | UPDATED: 13:37 06 May 2010

A WOMAN was robbed of her handbag as she sat in her car on Monday afternoon. The 36-year-old victim from London Colney was parked in Drovers Way, Hatfield, when she was approached by a man who opened the driver s door. He demanded her handbag, which conta

A WOMAN was robbed of her handbag as she sat in her car on Monday afternoon.

The 36-year-old victim from London Colney was parked in Drovers Way, Hatfield, when she was approached by a man who opened the driver's door.

He demanded her handbag, which contained a mobile phone and money, and following a struggle he made off with it down a footpath.

The suspect was white, aged 30 to 35, and about 5ft 4in tall with a small build. He also had heavy stubble and was wearing a light grey hooded top and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Pc Cheryl Johnson from the Local Crime Unit on 01707 806845 or 0845 33 00 222 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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