Man in Clacton Threatened At Gunpoint

21 November 2018, 12:33

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A man's been robbed in Clacton by two other men who had, what's been described as a gun.

It happened on Vista Road at around 7.10pm yesterday.

The victim, in his 20's, was walking across a field near to Clacton Leisure Centre when two men wearing dark hoodies approached him and threatened him.

The men, who had scarves covering their faces, left with his mobile, identification and keys.

Police attended and searched the area but were unable to locate the men described.

The first man has been described as being 6ft, of a slim build and wore a black hoodie, grey tracksuit bottoms and a blond fringe showing. This man had the gun in his waistband.

The second man has been described as being 5ft 8ins, of a stockier build and he was wearing black jogging bottoms and a black top.

Anyone with information is asked to call Clacton CID on 101 quoting crime reference 42/169876/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.