is robbed of cash and valuables on Burnham-On-Sea beach
police have issued an appeal for information after a man was robbed
on the town's beach on Monday (September 10th).
man was walking between Burnham and Berrow when, just after 1pm,
two other men approached him near the old lighthouse and stole
his wallet containing £180 cash, bank cards and his driving
also robbed him of a gold chain and a Royalty gent's wrist watch
with a leather strap.
watch is distinctive, with a compass on the back of it, and a
black leather strap which is cream in colour on the inside. It
has several hands with roman numerals and gem stones - one of
which had broken off and is loose inside.
spokeswoman Claire Stanley told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We'd
like to speak to the two men or anyone who may know them. The
first is described as white, around 19-20 years old, around 5ft
8 to 5ft 11 tall and of a skinny build. He had cropped short ginger
hair and spoke with a local Somerset accent. He was wearing a
gold sovereign ring on his left had, a green hooded style sweat
shirt with the Adidas logo in white on front, blue denim jeans
with pockets by the knees and the backs of the legs and white
second man is described as white, around 19-20 years old, well
built with a high forehead and short, dark straight hair which
was brushed forwards and slightly shorter around the back and
sides and a spotty complexion. He was wearing a black zipped hooded
style top with a white T-shirt underneath, black silky jogging
bottoms with small white Umbro motif near the right hand pocket
and Umbro printed down side of right thigh and black and white
Nike air max trainers with a grey bubble in the heal. He spoke
with a local Somerset accent."
have urged any residents who know the men, have information about
the incident, or have been offered any goods for sale, to telephone
the non-emergency police number 101, quoting crime reference 99038/12.