Appeal for witnesses to assault and robbery on Rutland Street


19 Feb 2019

We are appealing for witnesses after a 24 year-man was assaulted outside the youth centre on Rutland Street and 7.55pm on Sunday 17 February.

One man initially approached the victim as he stood outside the youth centre, he is then alleged to have punched the victim in the face, knocking him to the ground.  A second man then arrived in a blue car and also is alleged to have assaulted the victim as he was on the ground.  The pair then stole a wallet and an IPhone 6 from the victim and left in the car.

The victim sustained serious cuts and bruising to his head and needed hospital treatment for his injuries.

Anyone who saw this incident and can help with our enquiries please call our non-emergency number 101 quoting log 566 17/02/19