Woman robbed in Luton ASDA carpark

Asda Wigmore
Asda Wigmore

Police are appealing for information after a woman was robbed in the car park at Asda Luton on Saturday.

The woman was sitting in her car at the Wigmore Lane store’s car park around 8.20pm when a man approached the vehicle. He knocked on the window before opening the door and asking her for the time.

He then grabbed the victim’s handbag and got into a light-coloured car that was being driven by someone else, and left the scene.

The man is described as white, around 40 years-old and of slim build.

He is described as being of scruffy appearance and unshaven, speaking with an English accent and wearing a light grey jacket.

If you have any information please contact DC Lydon via 101 quoting the reference number C/46704/2016. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.