Thief steals pensioner’s purse during 110 bus journey

A thief stole a pensioner’s purse while she was on the 110 bus.

The 83-year-old woman got on the bus at Kirkgate and got off at Union Street in Wakefield city centre.

And during the short journey a man approached her and took her purse from her bag.

The incident happened at around 11am on Monday, November 10.

Police have released a number of CCTV images of a man who they would like to speak to in relation to the incident.

Anyone who recognises the man pictured should contact the Central neighbourhood police team on 101.