Man Robbed At Country Park

A man's been robbed at Royal Victoria Country Park.

Police are appealing for information after the incident in Netley at around 6.15pm on Monday, May 2.

A 38-year-old man from Southampton was walking along the seafront and looking out over the water when two men approached him and pushed him over.

They grabbed a bag that the man was holding in his right hand. The two men then ran off along the waterfront towards Netley.

The bag contained a silver Acer A500 laptop, a black Animal wallet containing £115 cash, a pre-paid credit card with £5 credit, and a black Nokia 6600 slide mobile phone.

The man sustained no visible injuries as a result of the incident.

The two men are described as:


-Late teens to early 20s

-Wearing dark blue jeans

-Average height and build

Anyone who may have witnessed the robbery or has any information is asked to contact DC Kerrie Malin at Eastleigh CID on 101, or call Crimestoppers the charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.