CCTV catches robber grabbing womans handbag as he knocks her childs pram

first_imgThe suspect is said to be a light-skinned black man, aged between 25 and 30, who is slim, around 5ft 9ins with short cropped black hair.He was wearing a blue trench coat and blue jeans, police said.Chaim Kahan, from Stamford Hill Shomrim, said: “This was a horrific robbery, the woman is still very shaken and scared to leave her home.”The two-year-old girl who was toppled over in the buggy, has since had terrible nightmares, waking up every few minutes, asking if the robber has already been caught.” Pram mugging Her two-year-old daughter was in a buggy at the time of the attack, which can be seen getting bundled over by the suspect.Police said the child was unharmed, but neighbourhood watch group Shomrim, who are also investigating the incident, said she had suffered “terrible nightmares”.The mother did not require hospital treatment, the Metropolitan Police said.Detectives are seeking witnesses to the robbery, which took place shortly after 3.30pm on January 1. Police are still looking for the suspectCredit:Shomrim N.E. Londoncenter_img Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Police are hunting a robber who violently snatched a mother’s handbag in the street – knocking over her child’s pram in the process.CCTV shows the victim being chased up Darenth Road in Hackney, north-east London, and being pushed by the thief as he grabs her bag.last_img