Police release picture of ‘Preston woman’ in connection with hotel robbery

Posted on - 28th November, 2023 - 4:42pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Preston News

Police are appealing for information want to speak to a Preston woman following a robbery at a hotel in Blackpool.


Despite the incident occurring in Blackpool, the police think the woman is from Preston.

The incident happened at the H Hotel on Hornby Road at around 8am on August 20, where a victim was assaulted and had money stolen.

The police are asking for the public’s help identifying the woman in the CCTV image.

Pic: Preston Police

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PC Sally Blair, of Blackpool Police, said: “We have followed a number of lines of enquiry and are now at a point where we are asking for the public’s help. In particular we would like to speak to the woman in the CCTV image.

“Though the incident occurred in Blackpool, we believe the woman may be from Preston. If you recognise her, or if the woman herself sees this appeal, we would urge you to get in touch.”

Anybody with information should email or call 101, quoting log 383 of August 20th.

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