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Attempted robbery - Great Yarmouth

Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery in Great Yarmouth.

The victim, a woman in her 20s, was walking near to Santander Bank in the Market Place at approximately 1am on Wednesday 5 August when she was approached by a man with a knife.

The man demanded money but the victim grabbed the knife and the suspect made off down an alleyway towards Havenbridge House.

As a result of grabbing the knife, the victim suffered a minor cut to her thumb. No money was stolen.

The suspect is described as white, approximately 5ft 7, of skinny build and with dark hair. He was wearing dark clothing and a dark face covering.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or anyone with information, should contact Great Yarmouth CID on 101 quoting reference number 36/53199/20.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.