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Theft of purse - Sincil Street, Lincoln

Update - 19 November

We have now identified the woman who we wished to speak to. Many thanks for your help.




We are appealing to identify the woman in the pictures as we believe she may be able to help us with an investigation into a theft of a purse.

On 6 October, at approximately 5pm, the victim was shopping in Herons supermarket on Sincil Street, Lincoln, when they were approached by a woman wearing a black jacket with fur, and grey trousers.

The woman was then reported to reach into the victim’s handbag and grab their purse.

If you know anything about this incident, or you can help us identify the woman in the images, please let us know on one of the following ways:

By calling 101, quoting Incident 310 of 6 October;

By emailing force.control@lincs.pnn.police.uk – please put Incident 310 of October 6 in the Subject line

By calling Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

Reference: 310 of 6 October

19 Nov 18 12:50 PM

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