AMENDED Witness appeal after man threatened and jewellery stolen

Alert message sent 02/10/2020 19:32:00

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The offence location has been amended in this release.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to an incident in which a man had his jewellery stolen after being threatened by two men.

The incident took place in Dale Road, Normanton between 10.05pm and 10.10pm on Wednesday 30 September.

The victim, a 31-year-old man from Derby, was sat in his car when he was approached by two men. The men got into the car, threatened and assaulted him by punching him to the head a number of times, before stealing a bracelet and watch.

The two offenders ran off up Porter Road, while the victim, who was left with minor injuries, ran towards Stanhope Street.

Both the robbers had their faces covered and one was described as being chubby and wearing a pair of grey trousers and a black jacket.

Anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident, in particular anyone who witnessed it take place, is asked to contact Derbyshire police using the below methods, including reference 20*515231 in any correspondence:

Facebook – send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
Twitter – direct message our contact centre on @DerPolContact
Website – complete the online contact form
Phone – call us on 101.
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