Robbery Appeal 08 Sep 16:57

Lambeth Officers are appealing for information and witnesses to a robbery.

 

The incident occurred on Tuesday 30 August at around 14:15hrs by the bus stop outside Clean image, 262 Norwood Road, SE27.

 

The victim, a 71 year old man, was boarding a bus when he felt someone grab him from behind. He was dragged backwards off the bus onto the pavement.  The suspect then searched the victim stealing a large amount of cash. The suspect then ran turning into York Hill out of sight.  

The suspect is described as a small white man aged between 20-30yrs wearing a bright purple t-shirt, grey jacket and blue jeans.

 

Were you waiting at the bus stop or on the 68 bus?

Police are keen to trace anyone in the area who may have seen or heard something.

 

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Detective Constable Leanne Snelling from the Robbery squad on 020 8649 2439. Alternatively you can report information anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.