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Witnesses sought after woman struck on head in attempted robbery – Bedminster

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We’re appealing for witnesses and information after a woman was knocked to the ground in an attempted robbery.

It happened between 5pm and 6pm on Saturday 10 August. A 55-year-old woman was walking along an alley off East Street Bedminster. A man on a push bike rode up behind her tried to grab her bag, hitting her on the head. She fell to the ground and he tried to take her bag before making off on the bike.

The woman suffered concussion but did not need hospital treatment.

If you saw this incident or have any other information which could help, get in touch, quoting reference 5219184519.

If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5219184519

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.