Appeal for witnesses following Wisbech robbery

A MAN was knocked unconscious during a robbery in Wisbech and police are looking for witnesses.

The incident happened between 2am and 3am on Saturday (July 16) in the park off Alexandra Road.

The 38-year-old man was walking through the park when he was approached by two youths, who assaulted him and stolen his watch, phone, cash and several cards.

The phone is a Sony Ericsson Music model, grey and slides open to reveal the keypad.

The victim suffered bruising as a result of the incident.

The men are white and described as being in their teens, slim, wearing jeans and hooded tops.

DC Mark Yendley, investigating, said: “This was a nasty attack and it is vital we trace those responsible.

“I would urge anyone with information about the incident or the two offenders to get in touch.”

Anyone with information should contact DC Yendley at Wisbech Police Station on 0345-456-4564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800-555-111.