Credit: Nottingham Police

In the early hours of the morning of last Thursday, January 28, a women was robbed for £200 at a cashpoint.

A currently unknown man reportedly approached the woman as she was using an ATM on the junction between Berridge Road and Ewart Road, Forest Fields, Nottingham. He is then said to have grabbed her by the arm and forced her to give him the money.

It is said to have happened at 12.45am, and the alleged culprit was said to have ran off in the direction of Burford Road.

Detective Sergeant Lee Cattell of Nottinghamshire Police is investigating, and said “Being approached like this and having her money forcefully taken from her, particularly during these quiet and dark hours, was absolutely distressing for the woman.

“Robbery is a crime that has a variety of effects on its victims and we are dedicated to tackling this in Nottinghamshire and thoroughly investigating such reports.

“We would reassure people that we are continuing to make enquiries and officers are working hard to gather all the information possible on what happened and who was involved.

“We would very much encourage anyone with information to get in touch.”

If you have any information about the incident the police ask you to contact them on 101, quoting incident number 16 of 28 January 2021.