CCTV images released following robbery in Ormskirk


Detectives are trying to identify a man they would like to speak to after a woman was robbed in Ormskirk last month.

 The 20 year old victim was walking along St Helens Road at around 2.20am on Sunday 17 May when she was approached by a man who pushed her to the floor, causing her to drop her mobile phone and handbag. The man picked up her mobile phone and purse before running away from the scene.

 DC 168 Dom Webster of Skelmersdale CID said: “We would like to speak to the man pictured in connection with this incident and I would urge anyone who recognises him or has any information to contact us.”

 He is described as white, aged approximately 19 – 21 years old, medium build with short hair and was wearing a suit, tie and white shirt and was wearing a distinctive pair of 3D style glasses which had thick rims and square lenses.

 Anyone with information can contact police on 01695 566 179 or they can call 101 quoting crime reference SB1501721.

 Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.


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