Essex: Witness appeal after teen is robbed at skate park

POLICE are appealing for information after a teenager was robbed by three men at a skate park in Braintree.

The incident happened in Coggeshall Road, Braintree, where a 19-year-old man was approached by three men at 11.35pm on December 3.

He was assaulted and had some Apple headphones stolen. He received swelling and reddening to his nose as well as soreness to his head and shoulders.

The suspects are described as white and aged between 17 and 21-years-old. They were between 5ft 5ins and 5ft 9ins tall.

The first had dark brown hair, was riding a BMX bike, and work black woollen gloves, a black hooded top with the hood up, black scarf over his face and other dark clothing.


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The second has blond hair, wore dark clothing and a dark coloured padded jacket with a hood. He had a slightly podgy face and light coloured fine facial hair.

The third was also blond with his hair being shaven at the sides. He had dark eyes and wore a black padded jacket, black trousers and dark shoes.

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People with information should call DC Liz Young at braintree CID on 101.

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