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Hunt for Neath bag-snatcher

By SWEPPaulL  |  Posted: November 19, 2012

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AN elderly woman had her handbag snatched as she was on her way to church in Neath.
Police say the 68-year-old victim was walking along Westernmoor Road at around 10.30am on Sunday when a woman grabbed the bag.
She ran off towards Wellfield Avenue, past Gnoll School.
Although the bag was later recovered, a red leather purse containing cash and credit cards was missing.
A police spokesman said: "The incident left the victim very shaken but unhurt."
The female suspect was white, around 5ft 5in, of slim build and with a long face.
She had shoulder-length brown or blonde hair and was wearing dark clothing.
Anyone who can help is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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