Warning after woman with baby is mugged in broad daylight in Chesterfield

The family of a mum who had her purse ripped from her hands as she was about to board a bus with her young baby have issued a warning for others to be on their guard.

The woman, who had her baby in a papoose carrier, was about to board a bus on New Beetwell Street, Chesterfield, at noon today.

New Beetwell Street, Chesterfield

New Beetwell Street, Chesterfield

As she opened her purse to get money for her bus fare, two men grabbed it and ran off.

After pulling cash from the purse, they threw it on the floor and ran off.

Her family said they wanted to warn other people to guard their belongings and watch out for thieves

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