[03 OCT 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Woman Attacked In
A 36 year old Coventry woman was
attacked and robbed in Coventry city centre on Monday evening.
The incident happened at 10.30pm as
the woman was walking along The Burges towards Cross Cheaping.
She was approached from behind and
punched in the head and ribs. She fell to the floor and the
offender then stole her handbag before escaping.
The woman suffered a fractured left
rib cage as a result of the attack.
The stolen handbag contained £80
There is no description of the
Police are appealing for any
witnesses to the incident, or anyone with information about the
attack, to contact them at Little Park Street police station on
0845 113 5000.