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Fresh appeal to Kesgrave robbery

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Police have released a teenager who was arrested in connection with a robbery on Dobbs Lane in Kesgrave.

The robbery took place on Monday 27 January at about 2.15pm.

The victim, a woman in her 70s, was outside her house when a male on a push bike dragged her to the ground by grabbing her handbag and cycling off with it. The victim was shaken but not seriously hurt.

Officers were called and later in the evening arrested 15 year old male teenager on suspicion of robbery.

He was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre for questioning and subsequently released under investigation.

Officers are appealing for motorists who were driving vehicles travelling  around the area of Portal Avenue, Deben Avenue and Dobbs Lane between the time of 1.45pm  and 2,30pm on Monday 27 January. Officers are after any dash cam

footage. Officers would also like to hear from motorists with dash cam footage and were travelling on Dobbs Lane between 2pm and 2.45pm.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact Ipswich police, quoting crime reference 37/5584/20

Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Email: [email protected]

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999

Previous release I 28 January 2020

Police have arrested a male in connection with a robbery in Kesgrave.

The incident took place on Dobbs Lane yesterday (Mon 27 January) at about 2.15pm.
 
The victim, a woman in her 70s, was outside her house when a male on a push bike dragged her to the ground by grabbing her handbag and cycling off with it. The victim was shaken but not seriously hurt.

Officers were called and later in the evening arrested 15 year old male teenager on suspicion of robbery.

He was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre where he currently remains.
 
Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact Ipswich police, quoting crime reference 37/5584/20
 
Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update  

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org 
 
Phone – Call 101 
 
Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999