Maylands attempted robbery

Mirrabooka Detectives are seeking information regarding an attempted robbery in the Coles Shopping Centre carpark located on Guildford Road in Maylands.

About 7pm on Friday 24 April 2020, a woman in her 30s was placing her shopping in the boot of her vehicle when an unknown man came up behind her and pushed her in the back in an attempt to grab her purse. The man was unsuccessful and was last seen running towards Ninth Avenue.

The man is described being in his 20s with dark skin and a slim build. He was wearing black shorts, thongs and hoodie, with a black and white bandanna or mask covering the lower portion of his face.

Several people were in the carpark at the time and detectives urge anyone with information relating to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at

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