SCUNTHORPE – WITNESS APPEAL FOLLOWING EARLY MORNING ROBBERY ON QUEENSWAY.
POLICE are appealing for information following an incident on Queensway near to the junction with Dudley Road, Scunthorpe in the early morning of Monday 13 October 2014.
A woman who was walking to work along Queensway around 0530hrs on Monday 13 October was approached by a man who attempted to pull a rucksack from her back.
After several unsuccessful attempts, the woman was pushed to the floor by the man as he quickly made off towards the Ashby area.
The woman was not injured and had nothing stolen but was understandably alarmed by the experience.
The man is described as being white, aged between 18 and 22 of thin build and around 5ft 8ins tall
Police are appealing for any information in connection with this incident and ask anyone who knows anything to call 101 quoting crime reference number BG/2073933.