Thief grabs £40 from man's wallet in Corby

A man had cash stolen while out and about in Corby town centre.

Monday, 16th January 2017, 1:55 pm
Updated Monday, 16th January 2017, 3:02 pm

The 50-year-old victim was walking with the alleged offender along Corporation Street, behind Home Bargains, at about 9.15am on Thursday, January 12, when the offender asked him for cash.

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The victim offered him £2, at which point the offender grabbed hold of his wallet and stole £40 before running away towards Oasis car park.

The offender was white, in his 40s, about 5ft 9in and wearing a black woollen hat.

Witnesses or anyone with information about this incident should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.