Elderly man robbed and assaulted in Southend

Police are appealing for information following a robbery in Southend.

A man in his 90s was assaulted in Southchurch Boulevard, outside The Old Walnut Tree, between 12pm and 1pm on December 29.

He also had his wallet stolen.

The incident took place by the cabin in the car park where Christmas trees had been sold out of.

The attacker has been described as white, in their 40s or 50s and with dark hair.

If you have any information you can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Please quote the crime reference number 42/301870/21.

You can also call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Mick Ferris

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