E-fit of robber released

AN e-fit of a teenager wanted in connection with a street robbery on an elderly woman in Ipswich has been released by police.Police have worked with the 74-year-old victim of the robbery to produce this e-fit likeness of her attacker.

AN e-fit of a teenager wanted in connection with a street robbery on an elderly woman in Ipswich has been released by police.

Police have worked with the 74-year-old victim of the robbery to produce this e-fit likeness of her attacker.

The incident happened on Saturday at about 5.30pm in Landseer Road.

As the elderly woman walked along the road near Clapgate Lane she noticed a youth running towards her.

The youth grabbed her handbag and after a short struggle he ran off towards Raeburn Road Church with her bag.

The offender is described as white, 14-15, about 5ft 6in, with short dark neat hair.

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He wore black clothing and white trainers.

His black jacket, which is described as a smart style, had writing on the back, written in the shape of a rainbow.

Anyone who was in the area around the time of the incident, or anyone who recognises the offender, is asked to contact Dc Dave Henderson at Ipswich CID on 01473 613500 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.