seek two men after beach robbery in Burnham-On-Sea
police have issued an appeal for information after a walker was
robbed on the town's beach on Monday afternoon (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."
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 Animal trainers."
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."
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."
Police have asked that any residents who know the men, have information
about the incident, or have been offered any goods for sale, should
telephone the police number 101, quoting crime reference 99038/12.