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Robbery on St Margaret’s Street in Ipswich

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in Ipswich.

It took place yesterday (Sunday 8 December) at about 1.30am  on St Margaret’s Street in the town.
 
The victim in his early 30s, was approached by suspect who has asked for a lighter. The victim gave the suspect a lighter and then the offender pulled the victim’s hood and grabbed the headphones causing their mobile phone to fall out of their pocket. 
 
The suspect has then grabbed the phone and made off on foot. The offender is described as male, early 20s – he was of slim build and is of average height. He had short black hair which was slightly shorter at the sides and had a thin moustache and facial hair which was black in colour. He was wearing dark coloured sports clothing and was not carrying anything.
 
Anyone who witnessed the incident, is asked to contact Ipswich CID, quoting crime number 37/73979/19
 
Email: DC Steel
 
Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update 
 
Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org 
 
Phone – Call 101
  
Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999