Appeal for witnesses after man was attacked in Derby

Posted on 1st April 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked in Derby.

On Monday, March 31 at 10pm a man walked up an alleyway opposite the Maypole public house on Nunn Street, he then walked through another alley way that leads to William Street. On coming out of the alleyway the man felt a blow to the back of his head which made him fall to the floor.

He was then assaulted by a man described as Asian with a goatee beard. An amount of cash was stolen from the man’s jeans pocket. Someone then helped the man up and escorted him back to the pub where the ambulance was called.   

Police would like to speak to the person that called for an ambulance and to anyone that may have witnessed the robbery.

Anyone with information should contact the robbery team at St Marys Wharf using the non-emergency number 101.

To report crime anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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