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Police investigating after Clevedon bag snatch attempt

PUBLISHED: 16:40 10 August 2017 | UPDATED: 16:48 10 August 2017

Police are looking in to the attempted handbag snatch.

Police are looking in to the attempted handbag snatch.

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Police are investigating an attempted handbag snatch in Clevedon today (Thursday).

A woman was walking down an alleyway in Strode Road at about 2pm when a man tried to take her handbag.

However, she resisted and the man ran off down Strode Road.

Avon and Somerset Constabulary is continuing its investigations.

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