Police hunt Heage bag snatcher

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POLICE are hunting a bag snatcher who preyed on an elderly woman in Heage.

The woman was targeted while walking along School Lane at 3.15pm on Monday.

A green Vauxhall Astra pulled up beside her and a man jumped out from the driver’s side and grabbed her handbag.

He is described as a white male, in his late-twenties, of medium build, and was wearing jeans.

The passenger in the car was wearing a baseball cap.

Police are urging anyone with information to call 101.