A HANDBAG was stolen from a pub in Bedlington.
The bag was stolen from inside The Grapes pub in Front Street between midnight and 12.05am on Saturday, March 30.
The bag was later found nearby but a purse containing cards and money was missing.
Officers are appealing for anyone with information about the theft to get in touch.
Any witnesses should contact police on 101 ext 69191.
Police are now advising members of the public to keep their belongings, including mobile phones, bags and purses, safe when out and about.