CCTV image released in hunt for Edinburgh bag snatcher

CCTV image The police hope people recognise the man from his clothing

Police investigating a bag snatch in Edinburgh last year have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace.

An 87-year-old woman was robbed after getting off a Number 19 Lothian bus near Crewe Road North at 18:10 on Saturday 29 December.

The woman was left shaken but unharmed.

The Police Scotland spokesman said: "Anyone who recognises the man, perhaps from his clothing, is asked to come forward immediately."

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