Woman Assaulted and Robbed in Inverness

By Reporter, The HighLand Times, Wednesday June 6 2018

Police in Inverness have appealed 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.

Commenting 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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