Woman assaulted and robbed at the front door of her home in NSW

A woman has been shoved to the ground and robbed while trying to unlock the front door to her home in country NSW.

Police said the woman had just returned to her home on Woordward Avenue in Tamworth around 6pm on Friday when she was attacked.

It’s alleged a man approached the woman from behind as she attempted to open her front door.


Investigators have been told the man violently pushed the woman to the ground before fleeing with her handbag.

The woman called police who searched the area for the offender, but to no avail.

Investigations into the incident are continuing.

Anyone who may have any information that could assist police with their investigation is urged to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers.