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Police appeal after robbery on Court Street, Leamington

A 39-year-old man was threatened by a man with a knife during a robbery on Court Street, Leamington.

The incident happened at 1.40pm on Saturday (19 May), near to Waterside Medical Centre.

A man threatened the victim before punching him to the face and stealing medication and money.

The victim suffered minor face and hand injuries in the incident.

Detective Constable Tom Quinlan said: "This was a frightening incident for the victim who was fortunately not seriously injured.

"We'd appeal for anyone with information to contact us as soon as possible."

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Warwickshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 180 of 19 May 2018.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

 

Posted by Sam Cook, Communications Officer

Published 21/05/18