Man robbed at knife-point in Colchester

Ryan Martin was arrested in Clacton Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Ryan Martin was arrested in Clacton Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Essex Police are appealing for information after a man was robbed at knife-point in Colchester.

The victim, a man in his 20s, was confronted by two men on Abbot’s Road at around 2.10am on Sunday, December 23.

The pair threatened him with a knife before escaping with the man’s phone and a small amount of cash.

The robbers were wearing hooded tops and had their faces covered.

The victim was not injured in the attack.


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Officers ask anyone with information to call them on 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/187910/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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