Man robbed of two mobile phones and wallet in attack near Gorleston pub

PUBLISHED: 17:09 26 January 2018 | UPDATED: 20:50 26 January 2018

Police have appeal for witnesses to an attack in Gorleston Picture: Archant library.

Police have appeal for witnesses to an attack in Gorleston Picture: Archant library.

A man was robbed of two mobile phones and cash in an attack outside a Gorleston pub.

At some point between 10pm and 11.40pm on Friday, January 19, a man in his 30s was approached at the rear of the Celt pub on Quay Road.

He was then attacked and robbed of two mobile phones and his wallet, in an attack that also left him with facial injuries.

The wallet contained an amount of cash.

Police are now appealing for any potential witnesses to the robbery to get in touch.

Anybody who may have witnessed the attack, or have any information regarding it, should contact PC Alistair Scott at Gorleston police station on 101.

Alternatively, if you wish to report information but want to remain anonymous, contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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