Woman Threatened In Sarratt

24 April 2015, 09:20 | Updated: 24 April 2015, 09:22

A woman has been threatened by a man stealing her bag in Sarratt.

The incident happened in Deadmans Ash Lane shortly after midday yesterday (Thursday, April 23).

It was reported that a man had threatened a woman before taking her bag. The woman was not injured during the incident.

The man ran off in an unknown direction.

An extensive search was carried out however the offender has not yet been traced.

He is described as a black man with a very thin face, approximately 5ft 8in tall, aged around 35, of thin to medium build. He was wearing dark blue clothing and a dark blue beanie hat with a lighter blue band around it.

Detective Inspector Phil Moss said: “We are doing all we can to trace the person responsible and I would ask that anyone who was in the area at the time and saw anything suspicious, or who has any other information about what happened, contacts police immediately via the non-emergency number 101.”

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.