Teenager robbed of wallet and keys in Jaywick

Two people arrested following mobile phone thefts in Ipswich Picture: ARCHANT

Two people arrested following mobile phone thefts in Ipswich Picture: ARCHANT

Essex Police are appealing for witnesses after a 19-year-old man was robbed on the junction of Meadow Way and Jasmine Way in Jaywick.

The incident happened between 11pm on Thursday August 16 and 12am on Friday August 17.

The teenager was approached from behind by two men who demanded he hand over his wallet, keys and phone and pulled out a knife.

Descriptions have been released of the two men.

One of the suspects is described as being white, in his late teens, between 5ft 9ins and 5ft 10 ins tall and of a skinny build.

He had a tattoo of a clock on his right hand and wore a dark hoody.

The other man is also white, in his late teens and wore a dark Adidas hoody and grey trousers.

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Anyone with any information about the incident is asked to call Clacton CID on 101 quoting crime reference 42/118730/18 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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