UPDATED: Woman’s handbag containing valuable items stolen while she was swimming

A woman who was swimming at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq was robbed yesterday. A Police spokesperson told TVM that it received a report that the woman found her bag missing when she came up from her swim. She explained that the Police went to the scene to investigate.

Photos taken from a CCTV camera show a person wearing a cap walking towards the handbag which was open, next to her.

The victim of the robbery said her handbag included bank cards, a mobile, glasses and a ring. She said that every item is important to her and pointed out that later on a woman found her cards discarded in abroad in Birgu.

In a Facebook post, the woman criticised the Police for the way she claims they treated the case.