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Elderly man knocked to ground in Ripley robbery

Officers are appealing for witnesses to a robbery that happened shortly before 7.25pm this evening in Alfred Street.

It was reported that the victim, an 80-year-old man, was walking along Alfred Street when he was approached by two men who asked him for the time.

The men then grabbed hold of the victim, knocking him to the ground, before running away with his wallet and phone.

The attackers are understood to have made off in the direction of Outram Street.

They are described as white, and one of them was wearing a hat.

If you witnessed the incident, or were in the area at the time and noticed anything suspicious, please don’t hesitate to report it to Derbyshire Constabulary via the force’s social media channels or by calling them.

Please quote reference number 956 of January 26 and the name of the officer in the case, Detective Constable Thor Long, in any correspondence.

Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
Twitter – direct message their contact centre on @DerPolContact
Website – complete the online contact form www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
Phone – call on 101.
You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.


28 January | Amber Sound FM News

 

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