Detectives appeal for information after woman has bag snatched from driveway in Bourke Street, Waterford West

A woman was pushed to the ground in a robbery at Waterford West yesterday which has police appealing for public information.

The 78-year-old had her handbag taken while in the driveway of a Bourke St address.

A woman had her bag snatched while in her Waterford West driveway.

A woman had her bag snatched while in her Waterford West driveway.

The incident happened about 8.45am when a man approached from a parked vehicle.

It is believed he then fled in a silver Toyota hatchback with several people inside.

The woman was taken to hospital.

Her handbag contained a mobile phone, house keys, prescription glasses and money.

Detectives spoke with several witnesses and are appealing for anyone with any information to contact PoliceLink on 131 444. You can also use the online form.

Quote reference number QP2000130998.

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