13/06/2017 Redcar and Cleveland

Man Robbed Whilst Cycling in Redcar

Police are appealing for information after a 29-year-old man was robbed whilst cycling on Eston Hills, close to Wilton Golf Club in Redcar.

The incident occurred at around 1pm on Saturday 10th June when the victim was approached by two males who threatened him and took his bike from him.

The bike is described as a black, blue and orange Giant Stance mountain bike.

The first male suspect is described as being around 18-years-old, around 5 ft 10” tall, of mixed race and wearing a light blue waist-length puffa style jacket and a black baseball cap.

The second man is described as being around 5 ft 10” tall, of medium build and wearing a black shell suit style tracksuit with the hood up.

Any witnesses to the incident or anyone with information regarding the men responsible is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Gareth Davies on the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.