'Intoxicated' woman grabs buggy with child inside

Part of the A11 has been closed due to a serious crash involving a motorbike.

Part of the A47 has been closed as emergency services deal with an incident in Lowestoft. - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2015

A woman believed to be intoxicated grabbed the handle of another woman’s buggy with a child inside. 

It happened between 3pm and 3.20pm on Tuesday, December 16, in High Street near the junction with St Margaret’s Road. 

A woman was pushing her child in a buggy when she was approached by another woman who grabbed hold of the handle.  

The victim pushed her away and quickly walked off from her, before then phoning the police.  

The suspect is believed to have been intoxicated.  

She is described as white, approximately 5ft 7in tall and was wearing a black puffer coat with a fur-lined hood, with the hood up. 

Any other witnesses, or anyone driving in the area with a dashcam fitted in their vehicle who may have footage which could assist with enquiries, is asked to contact East CID at Lowestoft Police Station, quoting reference: 37/71128/21. 

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