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Woman robbed in early hours attack
5:30pm Friday 25th October 2013 in News
A WOMAN was robbed on a narrow footpath in York and detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
The 29 year old was targetted on a path at the bottom of Winterscale Street, near St George’s Primary School near Fishergate, at around 3.35am today.
She was approached from behind by a man who threatened her, grabbed her bag, and ran off towards Winterscale Court, and may have got into a car and driven off.
He is described as being white, in his early 30s, with a medium build and was wearing dark clothes.
Anyone with information is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting reference 12130185103