Witness plea after attempted robbery in Skegness

Police news.
Police news.

Did you see three men attempt to rob another man in a Skegness alleyway?

Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery at 5am on Saturday.

The incident happened around 5am in the alleyway that links St Clements Church with Lincoln Road.

A 23 year-old man was approached and threatened him, asking for his phone. The victim pushed one of the offenders and ran away and nothing was stolen.

One of the suspects is described as aged in his 20s, 5ft 10ins tall, with acne. He was wearing a burgundy coloured bobble hat and a dark winter coat .

The second man was also in his 20s, around 6ft 1ins tall, wearing an Adidas jacket. The third man is just described as wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with information should call PC Gemma Skipworth by dialling 101 and quoting incident 80 of November 18. Alternatively call anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.