Man Robbed in Guisborough

Police are appealing for information after a 38-year-old man was robbed on North Gate (between Bolckow Street and West Gate) in Guisborough.

The incident occurred on Saturday 29th July between 11:45pm and midnight when the victim was speaking to a man who ended up punching him in the face which knocked him to the ground.

The man then took the victim’s wallet out of his hand which contained cash and bank cards.

It is believed the man is described as being a white male, clean shaven and of slim build and around 5 ft 9” tall with curly hair and spoke with a local accent.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone with information regarding the men responsible is asked to contact DC Glen Harland on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.