Handbag stolen from car in Wilby

An investigation has been launched after a man was punched outside Texas Pancakes in Kettering
An investigation has been launched after a man was punched outside Texas Pancakes in Kettering

A thief smashed a car window and stole a handbag from the vehicle parked next to playing fields in Wilby.

The theft took place at about 9am on Friday (January 25) when the handbag and its contents were stolen after an offender smashed the front passenger window of a red Toyota Yaris which was parked securely in the car park at Main Road.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information about it, can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.