Man Beaten While Changing Flat Tyre

19 July 2016, 06:15

A man's been attacked and robbed, as he changed a tyre by a roadside in Bracknell.

At about 11.50pm on Wednesday (13/7) the victim, a 25-year-old man, was repairing a flat tyre on the A332 Swinley Road, Bracknell.

During this time a black BMW, possibly a 3 series, drove past the victim before reversing and stopping next him.

Two men exited the vehicle and assaulted the victim, punching him several times in the face.

The offenders stole a quantity of money from the victim before returning to their vehicle and driving off towards Bagshot Road.

The offenders are black, with short ‘box-cut’ style hair and were wearing black jackets and jeans. One of the men was wearing Nike trainers and the other was wearing black and red trainers.

The victim sustained minor facial injuries which did not require hospital treatment.

Investigating officer PC Kyle Seaton, response officer based at Bracknell police station, said: “We would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has any information that could help with our investigation.

“Please contact me via the 24-hour Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101 quoting occurrence number 43160192896.

“If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers (opens new window) anonymously on 0800 555 111. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.”