Hunt for Town Field bag snatcher

Police tape
Police tape

A WOMAN has been robbed of her handbag as she walked near Doncaster’s Town Field.

The 25-year-old was walking along the footpath between Town Field Villas and Town Field, off Lawn Avenue, when her bag containing an iPad was snatched. She was not injured.

The robber was a black man, around 6ft 2ins tall and stocky. He had a shaved head and was wearing a white round neck T-short, black shiny baggy shorts and white trainers. He had a chunky gold ring on his left hand.

Police believe the man to be an opportunist robber.

The incident happened at around 1pm on Monday, June 27.

Call police on 0114 220 2020 quoting incident number 597 of June 27 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 with information.