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Appeal for witnesses after a robbery in Derby

Posted on 19th September 2017

We are appealing for witnesses to a robbery where a man had his phone stolen.

Sometime between Friday, September 15 at 11.45pm and Saturday, September 16 at 12.05am a 19-year-old man was walking along Twyford Street, at the junction with Grove Street when he was approached by two men on bikes.

One of the men assaulted him and searched his pockets before making off with his mobile phone.

Both of the men are described as white and had their faces covered, one of them was wearing a grey tracksuit, was of a slim build and had a local accent. The other wore a dark tracksuit, was 5ft 9ins tall, had dark skin and was decribed as chubby.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Nikita Devney on 101 quoting reference number 17000397237.

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