Man assaulted in attempted robbery in Thetford

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Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in an attempted robbery in Thetford yesterday.

A man in his 20’s, was assaulted while walking in Thetford Priory, near Blaydon Bridge, at about 2pm, then the assailant demanded his phone and wallet.

A scuffle broke out before the suspect ran away empty handed.

Anyone who saw the incident or has information should call DC Sarah Warner at Thetford CID on 101.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.