Violent robbery in Kensington and Chelsea — CCTV released

A violent robbery took place in Kensington and Chelsea in January, police have released CCTV in an appeal to identify the suspects.

A 20-year-old victim was walking along Cornwall Gardens, SW7, when two men approached him from behind.

One of the men grabbed the victim around the neck, while the other searched him and stole his mobile phone and wallet.

Both men ran away, the victim was left shaken but not injured.

The incident happened at 9:30pm on Saturday January 30.

‘Suspect 1’ is described as a white man, aged between 25 and 35 years, he was wearing dark clothing and a hat.

‘Suspect 2’ is also described as white man, with dark coloured hair who was also wearing dark clothing.

Anyone who recognises the men or can provide information on their whereabouts is asked to call Detective Sergeant Sean Lyons, from Kensington and Chelsea CID, on 020 8246 0189 or via 101. Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Featured image courtesy of Ray Forster, with thanks

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