Woman tripped and mugged in Bewbush

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was tripped over and robbed in Crawley.

The 25-year-old victim was walking in Bewbush Drive, Bewbush, when she was tripped as she passed a group of three men shortly after 10.30pm on Wednesday last week (July 3), police revealed today.

When she fell one of the men grabbed her handbag containing money and other personal items and fled.

One of the man was described as being mixed race, around 18 and over 6ft. He had short afro-style hair and was wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting serial 0295 of July 4.