Couple Attacked And Robbed Outside Flat

3 August 2011, 14:03 | Updated: 3 August 2011, 14:11

A couple in their 60s were robbed of a Cartier Gold watch and a diamond bracelet as they entered their home at the weekend.

The pair were returning home in London Colney, Herts in the early hours of Sunday morning (July 31st).

They were entering a property in Acorn Court just off Beningfield Drive between midnight and 12.10am and as they made their through a communal door,two men forced their way in and pushed them both to the floor.

The man was punched and one of the offenders took a Cartier Gold watch and a diamond bracelet from the woman's wrists.

One of the offenders was described as a man of mixed race in his mid twenties, of slim build, around 5ft 11ins tall, with brown eyes and clean shaven.

Police are appealing for witnesses and information and want to speak to anyone who may have seen the couple being followed prior to the robbery.