Teenager, 19, arrested on suspicion of attempting to steal handbag in Ilford

PUBLISHED: 11:11 09 April 2014 | UPDATED: 11:11 09 April 2014

A 19-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of attempting to steal a teenage girl’s handbag.

Cosmin Serban, of no fixed address, was detained in Sunnyside Road, Ilford, after the alleged incident on March 31.

He has been remanded in custody.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ilford Recorder. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Ilford Recorder