Burnham woman robbed

12.45pm. 26.11.07 - A WOMAN was pushed against a wall and robbed in Burnham.

A WOMAN was pushed against a wall and robbed in Burnham last week.

The 37-year-old was walking along an alleyway between Southern Avenue and the Apex Park footpath when the incident happened, at about 6.45pm on November 22.

The victim was approached by two men, one of which asked to use her mobile phone.

When she said she did not have one they pushed her against the wall of a house and went through her coat pocket. They took two cigarettes and some tablets, pushed her to the ground and ran off to the skate park area.


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The victim had grazing to her face and knee.

Both the offenders are described as being white, about 5ft 10ins tall and of medium build. Both had dark-coloured hooded jackets and one had fluorescent strips on the rear of his trainers.

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Anyone who has any information is asked to call Bridgwater CID on 0845 4567000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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