APPEAL: Thief pushed boy, aged 7, to the floor before fleeing with cash

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Police are investigating an alleged robbery in which a seven-year-old boy was pushed to the floor in Eastwood.

The incident took place on Saturday, October 17 at around 1.40pm in Cemetery Walk, Eastwood.

The boy was walking home from a shop when a man pushed him to the floor and stole money from his shopping bag.

The man is described as white and tall with short brown hair. He was wearing blue jeans, a white t-shirt, and a black woolly hat.

If you saw this incident or have any information that could help, call Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 483 of 17 October.

Alternatively, ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.