Police release efit in connection with robbery

Efit released in connection with robbery in Bournemouth Credit: Dorset Police

Officers in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a robbery in the town – with an e-fit of the offender being released.

The incident happened at approximately 8.45am on Monday 3 March 2014 as the victim was walking along Glenferness Avenue.

The victim, a woman in her 20s, was approached by an unknown man who asked her for money but she told him she did not have any. He then threatened her with a Swiss army knife and demanded her bag. She gave her bag to the offender and ran away before calling the police.

He is described as approximately 25 years old, about five foot ten inches tall with big shoulders. He was wearing a black beanie hat, a black jacket, stonewash jeans and black trainers.