Police appeal for Letchworth robbery witnesses
A ROBBERY is reported to have taken place in Broadwater Avenue, Letchworth, in the early hours of this morning (Friday).
The incident took place at 6.20am, where a woman in her thirties was approached from behind and pushed to the floor.
The offender then stole cash, an iPod and a yellow ring with a diamond set into it, and ran off towards Morrisons.
The victim is said to have scratches on her face.
Investigating officer PC Lee Preece: “The lady is understandably shaken up after this incident and we are doing everything we can to identify the man responsible.
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“I am appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time and saw the incident take place to get in contact.”
The offender was described as a man of slim build, approximately 5ft 8ins tall, with a deep voice. He was reported to be wearing a red hooded top, black tracksuit bottoms and white trainers.
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Anyone with information can contact 0845 33 00 222, citing reference number G2/10/2281, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.