Handbag containing £5,000 stolen from woman in Douglas
- 3 September 2014
- From the section Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin
A robber stole a woman's handbag containing about £5,000 in cash on the Isle of Man.
The robber struck in the service lane at the rear of the Rosemount Public House in Douglas at about 14:35 BST on Monday.
The woman, in her 50s, was left with minor injuries following a struggle.
The attacker has been described as white, 5ft 7ins tall and in his mid-20s. He had a dark stubble beard and was wearing a black hooded top.