Harlow: Efit Released After Knifepoint Robbery

Essex Police have released an Efit of a man with distinctive lip studs who is suspected of robbing a woman at knifepoint in Harlow.

The attack happened outside the post office at Bush Fair Shopping Centre on Sunday morning (June 9th).

The woman had been sitting in a car, waiting for her husband to return from the newsagent, when a man opened the front passenger door and produced a knife before stealing a handbag and running off towards Brays Mead.

The attacker is described as white, aged in his late 20s or early 30s, is of medium build and has several silver studs across his top lip.

At the time, he was wearing a dark padded jacket with a grey hoody underneath and blue jeans.

The woman was uninjured.

Anyone with information in connection with this robbery is urged to contact detectives at Harlow police station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.