Appeal after woman robbed in Inverness

Published 06 June 2018

Police in Inverness are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted and robbed in the Merkinch area of the city.

The 40-year-old woman was found in the Anderson Street area around 2.45pm on Saturday, June 2 having suffered a facial injury which required a treatment at Raigmore Hospital.

She reported having been robbed of a leather bag containing a sum of cash in double figures as well as items of clothing and jewellery.

Inspector Mark Rasdale said: "Our enquiries to establish the full circumstances of how this woman was injured have been ongoing since the weekend.

"We are now appealing to the public for information which could help with these enquiries.

"I would urge anyone who was in the local area at the time to get in touch, particularly if you believe you saw the victim or anyone else how may have been in her company.

"You can contact officers in Inverness by calling 101, quoting incident NN6972/18, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

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Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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