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A woman has sustained injuries to her head, thigh, shin, feet and hands following an alleged robbery on May Tree Avenue, Hull the morning of 5th July 2018.

She was walking along the road around 10am when a man riding a bicycle came up behind her and grabbed her handbag. As she hung on to it, the woman fell over and was dragged along the floor by the suspect. 

She was taken to hospital for treatment.

The man has been described as white, about 30-35 years old, skinny and around 5 feet 8. He was wearing a dark blue tracksuit and baseball cap and rode off towards James Reckitt Avenue.

A cream Radley handbag, red Biba purse, a Samsung phone, keys and makeup were stolen. 

Did you see what happened or have any information? Please call 101 quoting reference 16/71383/18.