Police release e-fit after vulnerable woman is robbed of her shopping in Henley Road, Ipswich

S; UPDATE; Robbery of elderly woman – Ipswich
Police have issued this efit of a man they would lik

S; UPDATE; Robbery of elderly woman Ipswich Police have issued this efit of a man they would like to trace after the robbery of an elderly woman in Ipswich. - Credit: Archant

This is the man police want to talk after a woman was robbed of her shopping on her front door in Ipswich.

Police have issued the e-fit in an attempt to trace the man who was seen running from the scene at around 5.15pm on Friday May 15 in Henley Road.

A police spokeswoman said: “A man has approached the elderly woman as she reached her front door, and pulled her shopping trolley from her hand. The offender began to run away, towards the Henley Road park entrance, but dropped the trolley.

“The offender is described as of Eastern European appearance, between 5’8” and 5’10” tall, of an average build, aged in early to mid-twenties and was wearing a grey coat.”

If you recognise the man in the e-fit or have any information relating to this crime, contact Ipswich Priority Crime Team on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.