A WOMAN was knocked to the ground by three young hoodies who snatched her bag.
The terrified 53-year-old victim was walking to her Paisley home when the trio of neds ambushed her in the dark.
She was pushed over and as she lay helpless on the ground the thugs stole her bag.
The frightening attack happened in St Ninian’s Road, Hunterhill, around 9pm on Monday, December 20.
Police said the victim was not hurt but shocked by her ordeal.
In a police appeal for witnesses Chief Inspector Elaine Morrison said: “We need the public’s help in this matter.
“If anyone saw this incident or has information that might help our inquiries ring Paisley Police Office on 0141 532 5900 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”