North West Wales

Woman 'fights off two men' in Colwyn Bay attempted robbery

Conwy Road, Colwyn Bay Image copyright Google

An investigation is under way after a woman fought off two men in an attempted robbery in Conwy county.

The woman, in her 30s, was walking along Conwy Road, Colwyn Bay, at 11:00 GMT on Sunday when she was accosted by two men close to Barclays Bank.

North Wales Police said they tried to steal her belongings but she fought them off and they fled the scene empty handed.

The victim was left "very shaken" and police have appealed for witnesses.