Police appeal after woman’s bag is snatched in Derry

psni carA 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 (29th) when a male on a black BMX approached from behind and snatched her handbag.

The cream shoulder bag contained money and a mobile phone.

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

Anyone who saw the incident occur is asked to contact police.