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Teenage boys assault man during Thetford robbery

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Thetford on Saturday.

It happened at around 1.10am, near to Blaydon Bridge in Riverside Walk when the victim, a 30-year-old man, was approached by a group of teenage boys wearing masks and hoods who demanded money.

After refusing to hand over any money, the victim was assaulted and punched in the face and body causing minor injuries.

The incident happened on Saturday. (43219601)
The incident happened on Saturday. (43219601)

The suspects got away with the victim’s wallet containing £75, bank cards and a driving licence.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information about the people involved.

Witnesses should contact Detective Constable Gareth Davies at Thetford CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.