Woman struggles with cyclist who tried to snatch her handbag in a Northampton street

A woman was walking along a road in Northampton when she was approached by a man on a bike.

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016, 1:23 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 10:30 am

The cyclist tried to snatch the woman’s handbag as she was walking along St Andrew’s Road at the junction with Quorn Way.

There was a brief struggle when the woman resisted before the man rode off.

The offender is described as a black man with short, dark hair wearing dark clothing.

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