Teen a victim of South Normanton daylight robbery

Police are investigating the crime.
Police are investigating the crime.

Police are investigating after a teenager was robbed in South Normanton.

At 6.45pm on Tuesday, July 12, an 18 year-old man was walking along a public footpath from Lea Vale to the recreation ground behind the Boundary pub when he noticed two men.

One of the men asked the victim for the time then punched him in the face. He then grabbed his mobile phone and both men ran off in the direction of Pinxton.

Anyone with information should call PC Dave Morton on 101, quoting reference number 16000190731.