Hellesdon

Witnesses sought after Hellesdon attempted robbery

Just Regional
Mar 24, 2015 1 min read

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery which took place over the weekend in Hellesdon.

It happened between 12.30am and 1.20am on Saturday 21 March, near the junction of Hellesdon Road and Low Road, when the victim, a man in his 20s, was approached by two men, who grabbed his arm and forced him backwards against a wall, demanding money.

The victim resisted and ran off towards Marlpit Lane.

Nothing was stolen and the victim sustained cuts and bruises to his face.

The first man is described as being white, between 5ft 9ins and 5ft 10ins tall, aged between 20 and 30 years of age, of an average build, with mousey hair and wearing a dark coloured bomber style jacket.

The second man is described as being white, between 5ft 9ins and 5ft 10ins tall, of an average build, with dark hair, which was covered by a beanie hat, and wearing a dark hooded fleece with a crown logo on the chest.

DC David Walker would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or has information concerning it and can be contacted on 101, or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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