• Bookmark this page

The Best Guide for the Portsmouth Area

Portsmouth news, reviews and local events in Portsmouth areas including Portsmouth, Cosham, Drayton, Farlington, Southsea, North End, and communities in Portsmouth.

Calendar of
Upcoming Events
Drayton MOT Centre Banner

Business Reviews

"Best butchers in Portsmouth!"
"Fantastic store for new and retro gaming"
"Convenient, professional, great value service"
"Honest, reliable and trustworthy"

Testimonials

"We have only been registered with AboutMyArea Portsmouth for about 2 months. The results have been amazing. Brilliant communication tool in this era of social networking. "
- Good Neighbours
Loading...

Easy Access

Witness Appeal After Elderly Woman's Handbag Stolen in Portsmouth

Published: 11th June 2018 19:44

Police are appealing for witnesses after an 85-year-old woman had her handbag stolen in broad daylight on Saturday (9 June).

At about 1.30pm the victim was waiting to enter an address in Laburnum Grove when somebody tapped her on the shoulder. As she turned around, her handbag was taken and she saw a man running away. 

No violence or force was used, however the victim was understandably shaken by the incident.

The handbag was later returned to her, however her purse containing a bank card, a bus pass and cash, was missing. 

Police say they would like to hear from anyone who witnessed this incident and in particular the driver of a white van who stopped to help the victim. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting 44180214742
Bookmark and Share

Report this article as inappropriate

Comments

You need to log in before you can do that! It's only a quick registration process to join the AMA network and completely free.

Sign in or join now to post a comment
Find a Local Business
Loading...
Back to Top
© Copyright 2005-2018 AboutMyArea

AboutMyArea Privacy Policy

PO6: Portsmouth Home | News | Community | Classifieds | Business Directory | What's on in Portsmouth | Business Talk | Portsmouth People | Lifestyle | Have Your Say | Food and Drink | Competitions | Gallery | Days Gone By | Archives | Elections 2018 | Contact Us
AboutMyArea: Home | Site Map | Contact AboutMyArea | Terms & Conditions | Community Guidelines | Franchise Opportunity | Help

About Cookies