Hampshire Constabulary

Did you witness robbery near Basingstoke Cricket Club on Tuesday?

Press release   •   Feb 21, 2019 15:48 GMT

We are appealing for witnesses or information after a woman was robbed by a man in a grey puffa jacket near Basingstoke Cricket Club on Tuesday morning (February 19).

The incident occurred between 10am and 10.10am on Castle Field Path, at the back of the cricket club.

The 34 year old woman from Basingstoke was walking along the path when she was approached by a man who asked her for a cigarette.

He has then grabbed her and demanded money. He made off with a quantity of cash and her bank card.

The man is described as being white and slim, aged between 20 – 30 years old, with short dark brown or black hair and wearing a wearing puffa jacket. He was also carrying a dark coloured rucksack.

If you saw anything suspicious around this time and location, please contact 101, quoting reference 44190060311. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

If you saw anything suspicious around this time and location, please contact 101, quoting reference 44190060311. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.