Milkman's robbery ordeal

A MILKMAN forced a robber to flee empty handed after he refused to hand over money when he was pushed to the ground while doing his early morning round.

A MILKMAN forced a robber to flee empty handed after he refused to hand over money when he was pushed to the ground while doing his early morning round.

The 43-year-old sustained minor injuries to his face and one of his hands during the incident in front of Herman Junior School in Gorleston at 5.30am yesterday.

But the robber fled in the direction of Woodfarm Lane without taking any cash

Police have issued a description of a man they wish to speak to in connection with the incident, who is said to be white and aged between 20 and 30 wearing a black hooded top.

Contact: Det Con Holly Beevis at Great Yarmouth police on 0845 4564567 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.