Rawalpindi-A robber snatched a handbag from a female reporter of a private TV channel in sector I-8 of federal capital on Tuesday, informed sources. The victim lodged a complaint with Police Station Industrial Area for legal action against the unknown robber, they said.

According to sources, a woman named Asiya Ansar, who is associated with a Private TV Channel, was heading towards her home after leaving Metro Bus Station when a robber on motorcycle intercepted her.

The robber snatched her handbag containing cash, an air ticket, computerised national identity card (CNIC) and other documents and fled the scene, sources added.

The woman approached the police and tendered a written application about the incident. Police have registered a case against the accused and begun investigation with no arrest so far, sources said.