AMENDED: Renewed CCTV appeal following robbery – Aylesbury
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Thames Valley Police is releasing a renewed CCTV appeal following an incident of robbery in Aylesbury.
At a time between 9.50pm and 10.10pm on Tuesday 17 March, an 87-year-old man was walking along Granville Street, when he was approached from behind and hit, causing him to fall face first to the pavement.
Cash and his wallet containing a bank card were stolen from him.
The man sustained a cranial bleed and also some teeth were knocked out after hitting the pavement. He also sustained extensive swelling to the right hand side of his face.
Designated Investigator Hannah Mitchell of Aylesbury CID, said: “We are appealing again for any information about this incident, which left an elderly man with serious injuries.
“Today we are renewing our CCTV appeal for information or witnesses to this.
“If anyone recognises one or both of the people pictured, please contact police.
“If you witnessed the offence, or have any other details, please make a report online, quoting reference 43200090463. If you don’t have access to the online service, call the non-emergency number 101.
“You can also make a report to the independent charity Crimestoppers, 100% anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.”
Note to Editors
A 23-year-old man from Aylesbury has been arrested on suspicion of robbery . He’s been released on police bail until 20 April.
Updated with corrected number for Crimestoppers.