Police appeal following theft

Police Scotland officer.
Police Scotland officer.

Police Scotland is appealing for information following an incident where a woman had her handbag stolen in the Queens Road area of Fraserburgh on Tuesday, January 6.

The theft is believed to have happened between 7.30pm and 7.40pm.

The male suspect is described as being of athletic build, approximately 6ft tall with a short dark hair and at the time of the incident he was wearing a dark jacket and is believed to have made off in the direction of the town centre.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if they wish to remain anonymous.