Man charged after Peterhead handbag robbery

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A 26-year-old man has been charged in relation to three incidents of robbery in Peterhead including the theft of a handbag yesterday morning.

Police Scotland have said that all robberies have occurred in the Peterhead area “over the last few days.”

Yesterday a 62-year-old woman had her handbag stolen on Harbour Street at 6:50 am.

A report has been submitted to the Procurator Fiscal and the man is expected to appear from custody at Peterhead Sheriff Court today.