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.