26/04/2017

PSNI Appeal After Man Attacked And Robbed In East Belfast

Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked and robbed in east Belfast.

The incident happened on the Albertbridge Road just after midnight on Monday.

The victim was walking home from Belfast city centre when a gang of men struck him from behind.

He was reportedly punched him a number of times in the face by one of the men.
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The attacker had a tribal tattoo on his left arm running up to his neck. He was wearing a black tracksuit top and bottoms with white stripes.

The male has been described as being the oldest in a group of three or four other males who also kicked and punched the man.

The victim made his way home and realised his wallet and iPhone had been stolen during the assault.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

(CD)

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