Woman left with head injuries after robbery at taxi rank

16 Oct 2019


West Midlands Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was dragged to the ground and robbed for her handbag at a taxi rank in Wednesbury, Birmingham. 


Police have released images of a man they would like to trace in relation to the incident.

The 57-year-old victim attended hospital for injuries to her head and fingers. 

West Midlands Police said: "A 57-year-old woman had her bag snatched and was pulled to the floor outside a taxi rank on Market Place at the junction with Shambles in #Wednesbury just after 5.30pm yesterday (Monday 14 October). 

"Enquiries continue and anyone with information is asked to contact us via Live Chat at between 8am and midnight, or call 101 anytime.

“To remain anonymous please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Quote crime reference 20SW/243437M/19." 


Images: Source; West Midlands Police 

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