Woman alleges snatch and grab of handbag at St Paul’s Bay

The Police is investigating an alleged snatch and grab on Sunday evening at St Paul’s Bay.

The case allegedly occurred late in the evening, at around 11.50 in Triq il-Kahli, when a 48-year old woman from St Paul’s Bay walking in the street was approached by a man, of dark skin, who cut the straps of her handbag with a knife, took it from her and escaped.

The woman had documents and cash in her handbag.

The district police is investigating the case.