06/01/2016 Hartlepool

22-Year-Old Assaulted in an Attempted Robbery in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for information after a 22-year-old male was assaulted and the suspects attempted to steal his bag on ...

... Wells Avenue in Hartlepool (just off the junction with Warren Road).

The incident occurred on Sunday 27th December at 2pm when the victim was approached by two males who assaulted him and then went on to try to take his bag. Both the males then ran off towards Warren Road.

The suspects are described as around 17-years-old, one was 5 ft 8” tall and the other was 5 ft 10” tall, both of average build and with short, dark hair.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact DC Amanda Luke on the non-emergency 101 number, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.