Police are appealing for information following a robbery in Westcliff where a 16 year-old boy was assaulted with a bottle.
The victim had been walking along an alley near to Prittlewell Chase at around 10.40pm on March 29 when he was approached by four men, who have been described as white with their faces covered.
He was struck over the head with the bottle and fell to floor.
The group continued to assault the victim before going through his pockets but nothing was taken.
If you saw anything, have any CCTV or dash cam footage, or have any other information please call 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/48499/20 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.