Burglary with violence, Wynnum. 22nd October 2014
Police have released CCTV footage in relation to an incident that began at a residence on Cusack Parade, Wynnum.
Around 3.30pm yesterday a man unlawfully entered the home and was disturbed by the 76-year-old female resident.
The man grabbed the woman’s handbag and when the woman refused to let go, a struggle ensued. The offender pushed the woman to the floor and fled the house with the handbag.
The handbag contained a number of winning TAB tickets which were later cashed at a hotel on Wynnum Road.
Police have released CCTV footage of a woman attending the hotel and allegedly cashing the tickets.
Anyone that has any information which could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers or local police.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.