Police are appealing for witnesses following a theft that happened in Central Milton Keynes.

The incident occurred around 11.10pm on Monday (13/11) on the path parallel to Elder Gate, heading towards Avebury Boulevard in the city centre.

The offender stole a black Primark bum bag from the victim, who has been identified by police as a woman in her thirties.

The offender is described by police in their incident report as a middle-aged Asian man with a slim build, who was wearing a dark tracksuit at the time of the incident.

Investigating officer, PC Joshua Richardson, based at Milton Keynes police station, said, “I would like to appeal to anybody who may have witnessed this incident, to please get in touch.

“You can get in touch by either making a report online or by calling 101 quoting reference number 43230511380.

“Alternatively, for 100% anonymity, you can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”