Attempted robbery in Harlestone Road, Northampton, last night
March 13, 2018
Police are hunting a man who attempted to rob a woman in Harlestone Road, Northampton, last night (Monday, March 12).
The victim was walking from St James to the Bants Lane roundabout, closeto the Argyle Care Home, some time between 6.35pm and 6.50pm.
The offender tried to grab her bag and then pulled out what the victim believed to be a knife shouting "Give me your bag or I'll stab you".
The victim screamed loudly and the suspect then walked away towards StJames.
He was white, about 5ft 10in, and was wearing dark clothing and a beanie hat with white markings on it. He was clean shaven
Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or ring Crimestoppers, in confidence, on 0800 555111.