Purse snatching on WB road

Two men were arrested on suspicion of robbery Saturday night after a report was made to the 911 Emergency Communications Centre.

At about 9:40pm Saturday a woman who was walking on West Bay Road with a friend reported that she was approached by two men on bicycles. One of the men snatched her bag and then took off.

Officers attended the scene and a short time later two men were arrested on suspicion of robbery. One of the men was also arrested for suspicion of carrying an offensive weapon.

The victim’s purse was recovered. No one was hurt.