A DRIVER who stopped to help a man who asked for directions in Portsmouth had her handbag stolen by him.
The 34-year-old female driver was in a blue Renault Megane when the man, who is white and in his 20s, reached in and grabbed the beige satchel-style handbag containing a Blackberry phone and £280 in cash.
He was seen running away towards Lynton Grove.
Police have revealed the theft happened at 9pm on May 7 in Idsworth Road, Baffins.
They asked anyone with information to call them on 101.