Two Thamesmead assaults in Crossways area spark Bexley police appeal

PUBLISHED: 12:34 19 February 2013 | UPDATED: 12:34 19 February 2013

Three men are believed to have attacked two men in separate incidents 300 yards from each other in Thamesmead last Friday (15).

The first assault on a man in his 30s was in Summerton Way at 5.50am when the victim managed to fight off his attackers.

The second victim, a man in his 50s, who was walking in Manordene Road 10 minutes later, was punched in the face and had his phone stolen.

The suspects are white and aged 20 and 25. One of them wearing a black jacket with white stripes along the sleeves and another wearing a red jumper and jacket.

Anyone with information can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or Bexley police robbery squad on 0208 284 9203

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