Police appeal after 74-year-old robbed

Detectives are appealing for information after a 74-year-old woman was robbed as she got out of her car in Langley Mill.

The victim was grabbed from behind by a man on Monday, November 26 as she parked her car near a friend’s house on Turner Avenue.

She fell to the floor, banging her head, as the offender then ran off with her handbag up a jitty in the direction of Andrews Drive.

He is described as white, around 5ft 7in wearing a dark coat with the hood up and a black scarf over his mouth.

Anyone with information should call Derbyshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.