Did you see thief rob woman's rucksack in Luton?

Police are investigating after a woman was robbed in Luton on Thursday evening.

Monday, 20th March 2017, 5:12 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:54 am

She was walking along Dordans Road and had just crossed over to Filmer Road, at around 5.45pm, when she was approached from behind and pushed to the floor by a man.

He took her pink leather rucksack from her shoulders and ran back up Filmer Road towards Capron Road.

The man is described as Asian, of medium build, in his mid-twenties and around 5’7”. He is described as wearing a navy tracksuit top with a white stripe down the sleeves and navy tracksuit bottoms.

PC Brendan Street, investigating, said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who has any information about the person responsible for this incident. I would urge anyone with information to come forward.”

Anyone with any information is asked to call PC Street on 101 quoting crime reference number C/11330/17.