Two women in their 70s were robbed by a teenager brandishing a stick in Clifton Backies nature reserve in York on Wednesday morning (February 25).
It happened on the footpath near Woodland Chase at around 10.35am.
A white man threatened the women, both aged 71, with a stick and demanded they give him their handbag.
Have you seen him?
The suspect is…
|a white male||16-18 years old||of slim build|
He was wearing
|a purple hooded top||grey tracksuit bottoms|
“We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident,” said a force spokesperson.