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Robbery which occurred at footpath which runs along side perimeter fence of Prince Charles Hospital.

South Wales Police  are appealing for information following a robbery which occurred at around 7.30am on Monday (29th August) on a footpath which runs alongside the perimeter fence of Prince Charles Hospital.
A 40 year old woman was walking along the path when she was approached from the rear by an unknown man who pulled her to the ground by her rucksack and demanded money.
The assailant removed a £5 note and some loose change, he then made off towards the Gurnos Estate in the general direction of the Gurnos Club. 
The assailant is described as white, between 5-7” to 5-8” tall, of slim build with fair coloured facial hair around his mouth area. He was wearing a grey coloured hooded top with the hood up and white strings around the hood area and a pair of grey tracksuit jogging bottoms. He was believed to be in his mid to late thirties and spoke with a local accent.
Anyone with any information concerning this incident is asked to contact us on 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 and quote reference 1600330492.