Detectives investigating a robbery in Wadebridge, where a woman was pushed to the ground, are appealing for information.

It happened on a public footpath off Polmorla Road heading to Coronation Park between 9am and 10am on bank holiday Monday 28 August.

The victim, aged in her 20s, had items stolen from her handbag before the male suspect fled the scene on foot.

The suspect is described as a tall white male, with dark brown hair, of athletic build, and was wearing all-black clothing.  

He approached the victim from the direction of Coronation Park and left in the same direction.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via their website here or by calling 101 quoting reference 50230234276.

Devon & Cornwall Police