Police appeal after bag snatched in Bridlington

A WOMAN allegedly had her bag snatched from her shoulder by two youths on bicycles on a Bridlington street.

Police in the town are now appealing for information in connection with the incident, which occurred on Clarence Road in Bridlington at around 8.20am on Friday October 26.

A woman was walking along Clarence Road carrying a canvas bag on her shoulder, and reported being approached by two youths on bicycles from behind.

The two boys, thought to be aged between 13 and 14 years, then allegedly grabbed the bag from the woman’s shoulder and quickly rode away.

The canvas bag contained a black netbook lap top and university work.

Anyone who has any information in connection with the incident is asked to contact Humberside Police on the non emergency number 101 quoting crime reference number 1938103 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.