Police appeal after Exmouth robbery

PUBLISHED: 15:58 17 September 2014 | UPDATED: 15:58 17 September 2014


Police are appealing for information after a woman was robbed by two men in Exmouth.

The incident happened in Moorfield Road at around 8pm on Sunday, September 14.

Police say that during the incident, one man attempted to grab a mobile phone from the victim’s hand, while the other pulled her handbag from her shoulder.

The suspects then ran in the direction of Phear Park and Withycombe Village Road.

One suspect is described as being white, 5ft 10ins tall, of a slim muscular build, aged between 20 and 30-years-old, with shaven mousey hair and glasses.

He was wearing a dark sweatshirt-type jumper, light denim jeans, black trainers with white parts on the soles and black lightweight gloves.

The other suspect is also described as white and 5ft 10ins tall, with short, brown, spiky gelled or waxed hair and of a thin build, aged between 20 and 30-years-old.

He was wearing a dark hoodie, dark jeans and very distinctive trainers, with luminous yellow soles and trim.

Police are keen to speak to anybody who has any information, or may have witnessed the incident.

Call 101, quoting crime reference CR/106640/14. or call Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.

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