10 July 2012, 12:34
Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in Felixstowe Road yesterday in Ipswich.
The incident happened at approximately 9.20pm opposite Aldi. Three men approached the male victim and one of them demanded his property. The three men assaulted the victim and ran off towards Felixstowe Road. The victim sustained reddening to his face as a result of the incident and no items were stolen.
All three men were wearing black masks covering their faces.
The first offender is described as male, approximately 6 foot tall, of a slim build, between 19 to 20-years-old and was wearing a black hooded jacket, black trousers with a white pattern and a dragon design, and black Nike gloves.
The second offender is described as male, approximately 5'9" tall, of an average build, between 19 to 20-years-old and was wearing a hooded top with white stripes on the arms.
The third offender was wearing a dark hooded top.
Anyone with information about the incident or recognises any of the individuals described is asked to call Ipswich Priority Crime Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.