HANDBAG snatchers struck in Slough on Tuesday.

At around 8pm on Tuesday a woman in her thirties was walking down Baxter Close talking on the phone.

Two men approached her from behind and snatched her bag before running onto Chalvey Road and in the direction of Windsor Road.

Inside the black handbag was an ID card as well as a small quantity of cash.

Both men were described as being dark skinned and dressed in hooded tops with the hoods up.

The victim was not hurt.

Investigating Officer PC Jennifer Weaver, of Local Area CID at Slough station, said: “This was a scary incident for the victim who was approached from behind.

“We are appealing for anyone who may have seen or heard anything at around this time.

“Any amount of information can help with our investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and quote 43180278172.

Reports can be made online at https://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/ or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.