Worthing bag snatch – police appeal

POLICE in Worthing are searching for a boy who snatched a bag from a woman in a park.

At some time between 4pm and 4.30pm on Tuesday, January 11, the middle-aged local woman was walking in Beach House Park, Brighton Road, Worthing, when she was approached by a boy described as white, 15-18, and 5’10”, with a moustache and a dark coloured hoody top.

He snatched her shoulder bag and ran off.

The woman was shaken but unhurt. Her bag contained a small quantity of cash and personal documents and other effects.

PC Darren Milledge said; “We are asking any witnesses to contact us via on 0845 60 70 999 quoting Serial 1151 of 11 January.”