VIDEO: Woman pushed to ground and robbed of handbag in Sheffield street

A woman was pushed to the ground and robbed of her handbag as she walked along a Sheffield street.

Tuesday, 20th December 2016, 11:12 am
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 2:03 pm
CCTV has been released by South Yorkshire Police

A woman was pushed to the ground and robbed of her handbag as she walked along a Sheffield street.

The 53-year-old was targeted on Millthorpe Road, Firth Park, by a man who approached her from behind.

South Yorkshire Police said the woman suffered injuries 'that are still affecting her today'.

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Detectives investigating the incident at 5.30pm on Sunday, October 30 have issued CCTV footage of a man they believe could hold vital information.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.