Thief tries to rob woman on Staveley road

Police are appealing for information following an alleged attempted robbery in Staveley.

Tuesday, 13th December 2016, 3:48 pm
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:57 pm
Police appeal

At around 6.45pm on Friday, December 9, a 39-year-old woman was walking along Middlecroft Road in Staveley, near to the junction with Chesterfield Road, when she was pushed from behind.

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The offender, who is described a wearing a hooded top, attempted to steal her mobile phone before running off empty handed in the direction of Inkersall Road.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact DC Julian Hall quoting occurrence number 16000407277, or by sending him a message using the Contact Us section of our website here

To report a crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.