and assault in Burnham's Manor Gardens prompts appeal
Police have appealed for witnesses following an assault and robbery
in the town on Wednesday evening (March 9th).
incident happened at about 6.30pm in Burnham's Manor Gardens.
group of six teenagers - five males and a female - were approached
by two men, thought to be aged between 17-22 years. They threatened
the group and demanded property.
of the group was assaulted and suffered a minor hand injury which
required hospital treatent.
items were taken including a wallet, passport, mobile phones and
a rucksack by the suspects, who left in the directory of the cemetery.
spokesman Wayne Baker told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "One of the
men is described as a white or mixed heritage man, about 6ft 3ins
tall of medium build with blond hair with a black and white bandana
across his face and wearing a black Adidas branded hooded top
and black tracksuit bottoms."
second suspect is described as a white man, about 5ft 8ins tall,
of chubby build and wearing a hooded top, possibly in a camouflage
style with light blue panels of the sleeves, with black or grey
coloured tracksuit bottoms. Both men spoke with a West Midlands
are keen to hear from anyone who may have been in the area at
the time of the incident who may have information to help our
you able to help the investigation, call Burnham-On-Sea Police
on 101, quoting the reference number 5216051482.