E-Fit After Attempted MK Robbery In Eldergate

20 February 2015, 06:06 | Updated: 20 February 2015, 06:12

Thames Valley Police is issuing an E-fit as part of its investigation into an attempted robbery in Milton Keynes.

The offence happened between 5.30pm and 6.00pm on Thursday 12 February as the victim, a 25-year-old man, cycled along the Redway in Eldergate, between the train station and Santander.

The victim was on his phone when he felt a tug on his bike seat. He stopped and was approached by a man who tried to grab his phone. The victim managed to put his phone away before being approached by a second man who punched him in the face. Both offenders than ran off in the direction of Santander.

One offender is black, also in his late twenties, 6ft, medium build was wearing dark coloured clothing and a dark coloured Puffa style jacket with fur around the hood.

The other offender is white, in his late twenties, 5ft 9ins, medium build, was also wearing dark coloured clothing, with his hood up. He also had a short black neat beard

If you witnessed the incident or have any information please contact Det Con Susan Russell via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.