POLICE are warning shoppers to protect their handbags and wallets following a brazen robbery in Nowra on Monday afternoon.
A 57-year-old Berry woman had her handbag stolen while she was packing groceries into her vehicle in the Ex-Servicemen’s car park, opposite Nowra Mall, around 4pm.
Police said a young man on a push bike rode past the woman and grabbed the bag, which had been left on the back of a shopping
Police have warned shoppers to be aware of where their property is at all times.
Anyone with information about Monday’s robbery should contact Nowra police on 4421 9699 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.