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Appeal for witnesses after theft – Slough

News   •   Sep 13, 2018 08:56 BST

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following a theft in Slough.

At around 8pm on Tuesday (11/9) a woman in her thirties was walking down Baxter Close whilst on the phone.

Two men then approached her from behind and snatched a handbag from her, and then ran onto Chalvey Road and in the direction of Windsor Road.

Inside the black handbag was an ID card as well as a small quantity of cash.

Both men were described as being dark skinned and dressed in hooded tops with the hoods up.

The victim did not sustain any injuries.

Investigating Officer PC Jennifer Weaver, of Local Area CID at Slough station, said: “This was a scary incident for the victim who was approached from behind.

“We are appealing for anyone who may have seen or heard anything at around this time.

“Any amount of information can help with our investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and quote 43180278172.

Reports can be made online at or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.