Cops investigate handbag theft

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Police are appealing for information after a handbag was stolen from a car in Alfreton.

And officers are also trying to trace a man who was seen in the area at the time.

The bag was taken from a Mercedes Benz parked on Prospect Street at around 1pm, on Wednesday, March 12.

Officers would like to speak to a man who was seen getting into a silver coloured car on the street at about the same time as the incident.

He is described as around 5ft 10in, with a bald head and was wearing a dark hooded top and dark tracksuit bottoms.

Anyone with information should contact Derbyshire police on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.