Derby

Derby bag snatch suspect injured by car

A suspected thief has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car shortly after a woman had her handbag snatched in Derby.

The woman fell and hurt her head when her bag was taken in an alleyway off Normanton Road just after 12:00 GMT on Thursday.

Two people were seen running away and one was then hit by a car.

A 17-year-old was taken to hospital suffering from a fractured leg. A 16-year-old male has been arrested.

Police have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.

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