DETAILS have been released of bags snatched from women.
A 71-year-old woman was targeted in an alleyway behind the Spar Shop, Cleveland Road, Sunderland, on July 4, at 2.30pm.
Her black leather bag, which had a silver buckle, contained a mobile phone, inhaler and umbrella.
An 88-year-old woman had her black shopping bag snatched while in Chester Road on July 6, at 2pm.
It contained a key fob, purse, reading glasses, piece of paper with contact details and cash.
The following day, a 28-year-old had her brown leatherette satchel stolen in Chester Road, at about 11am.
The bag had a thick strap and contained a green leather purse with a gold-coloured clasp, cash, cashcard, keys on a charity keyring and make-up.
Call police on 03456 043 043, extension 69191.