Police appeal after bag snatched in Boston


Police investigating a robbery in Boston are appealing for further witnesses.

The incident happened around 11.25am on Tuesday, September 22, near the Sluice Bridge on Fydell Street. A 25 year-old woman was approached by a man who pushed her then stole her handbag and ran off in the direction of Tattershall Road.

A 31-year-old man was later arrested in connection with the offence and is currently on police bail while enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the robbery, or who saw a man running away, is asked to contact DS Stafford, in Boston CID, by dialling 101 and quoting incident number 153 of 22 September.