Man held down and search by trio in Wherstead Road robbery

Wherstead Road in Ipswich

Wherstead Road in Ipswich - Credit: Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses after a robbery in Ipswich.

The incident happened on November 15 around 2.15am in Wherstead Road, near to the Co-op in Austin Street.

A 26-year-old man was approached by three men and was assaulted.

He was held down by two of the men, whilst the third searched his pockets. Nothing was stolen.

The victim sustained injuries to his eye. There are no descriptions of the offenders.

Anyone with information relating to this crime should contact Ipswich CID quoting 37/14964/15 on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.