15/02/2016 Redcar and Cleveland

Appeal after 35-Year-Old Man was Robbed Whilst Unconscious in Eston

Police are appealing for information after a 35-year-old man was robbed after collapsing unconscious whilst out walking his dog.

The incident occurred yesterday, Sunday 14th February, at around 4:30pm as the man walked behind Moorcock Close in Eston heading towards Brackenfield Court (close to the bushes).

The victim collapsed after he was taken unwell and when he awoke, he discovered a large amount of cash had been stolen from the front of his hooded top.

Anyone with information regarding the incident or the identity of the person responsible is asked to contact PC Dawn Brackstone on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.