Police are searching for a thief who took a woman's handbag while in a carpark at a Success shopping centre last night.
Police said the 39-year-old woman was in the Gateways Shopping Centre car park on Beeliar Street when the robber came from a car which pulled up next to her at about 6pm.
The man got out of the passenger side of the car, which is believed to be a blue Holden Commodore."The woman tried to hold onto her bag and the offender pushed her over before grabbing the
bag and jumping back into the car," police said in a statement.
The woman received minor injuries.
The offender is described as being in his 20â€™s with a slim build. Police say it is possible the man is of aboriginal descent.Those with information are asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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