PSNI: Police seek ‘BMX bandit’

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A purse has been snatched from a woman in the Waterside area of Derry.

The woman was walking at Nelson Drive at about 11.30am on Thursday, October 29, when a male on a black BMX approached from behind and snatched her handbag. The cream coloured shoulder bag contained money and a mobile phone.

The thief was last seen making off towards Maggie’s Lane.

Anyone who saw the incident is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 55 111