Police appeal after attempted robbery in Thetford

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Police are appealing for information after an attempted robbery in Thetford on Friday (September 30).

A woman in her 30s was walking along the footpath in St John’s Way, near the back of properties in Canons Walk, when a man grabbed her handbag strap at about 5.50am.

The strap was across the victim’s chest, causing her to turn and challenge the man before making her escape.

Officers are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information about it to call Pc Grant Jackson at Thetford Police Station on 101.