Victim ‘shaken’ by attempted mugger in Boston

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An attempted bag snatch outside a town bank this morning (Friday) has left a woman shaken.

A police spokesman said that just before 10am, the female was collecting cash from Lloyds TSB, in the Market Place, for a company when someone attempted to grab a bag from her.

They were unsuccessful and ran off without getting anything. However, the female had a fall during the incident leaving her unhurt but shaken.

The spokesman said they were verifying a description of the offender with the bank and town CCTV.

Information to 101.