June 22, 2011 4.18 pm This story is over 148 months old

Elderly woman robbed at Bus Station

Robbed: An elderly woman was robbed at Lincoln Bus Station by a man who grabbed her handbag.

Police are appealing for information after a 66-year-old woman was robbed in Lincoln.

The incident took place at around 10.10pm on June 21 at Lincoln Bus Station. The woman was approached by a man who grabbed her handbag and ran off with it. It contained around £30 cash and cards.

The victim was extremely shaken up by the incident, but not seriously injured.

The offender is described as white, around 5ft 5in tall and skinny.

Anyone with any information can call Lincolnshire Police on 0300 111 0300 quoting incident 459 of June 21, 2011.

Source: Lincolnshire Police