Man arrested for robbing a woman in Salisbury

Man arrested for robbing a woman in Salisbury

Published by Helen Down at 1:28pm 22nd September 2019. (Updated at 1:30pm 22nd September 2019)

Police say the victim was grabbed and pushed.

A 46 year old man has been arrested after a woman was robbed in Salisbury. 

Police investigating the incident that happened at around midday on the 9th September, say the 20 year old victim was grabbed by a man around the waist and pushed.

The suspect is then alleged to have demanded she hand over a cigarette.  He then demanded money from the woman, who handed over a small amount of cash.  

The suspect is then said to have walked of in the direction of St Thomas's Church.  

He is described as white, aged in his 30s, approximately 5 ft 10 inches tall, with ginger hair and a beard, and was wearing a grey jumper and blue jeans.

Despite the arrest police are still keen to hear from anyone who may have seen what happened.

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