Man arrested after street robbery in Worksop

He remains in custody
He remains in custody

A man has been arrested after a woman was robbed near Worksop train station.

Police received a report at around 7.45pm last night (Tuesday), that the woman had been hit in the face, which caused her to fall to the floor. Her handbag was then stolen.

A 41-year-old man was arrested on Church Street on suspicion of robbery. He was then further arrested in connection with a burglary and theft in the Worksop area earlier that day. He remains in police custody.

The woman's handbag was recovered.