Police are appealing for information following an attack on a 62 year-old man yesterday afternoon (Thursday, 25 June 2020) in Barry Town Centre.
A 62 year-old man was attacked as he walked in a lane between Lombard Street and Regent Street at approximately 1.25 pm.
During the attack, an envelope containing a large amount of cash was stolen from his back pocket – as he turned around to confront the robber, he was kicked in the stomach which caused him significant pain.
The person responsible is described as being 18 to 20 years old, approximately 5ft 10 with a slim build, and of Asian appearance, wearing a black face mask, a dark ‘NY’ baseball cap, dark t-shirt and jeans.
Anyone with information or who may have seen the incident is asked to contact police via 101.
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