Sidcup robbery incidents spark police appeal

PUBLISHED: 09:07 28 June 2013 | UPDATED: 09:07 28 June 2013

Bexley police are appealing for witnesses and information into a robbery and attempted robbery in Sidcup on Wednesday afternoon (June 26).

Both took place near Rose Bruford College in Burnt Oak Lane. At around 12.30pm someone tried to rob a 22-year-old man and around two and a half hours later, a 17-year-old male had his iPhone stolen.

The suspect is described as white, 19 or 20 years old, about 5ft 10in tall with short light coloured hair. At the time he was wearing a blue and green horizontally stripped top and was riding a dirty pink/red mountain bike.

Police would like to speak to anyone in the Lamorbey Park area between noon and 3.30pm on Wednesday.

If you have any information contact Det Con Guy Martin at Bexley CID on 0208 284 9117 or to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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