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Victim had his wallet stolen near Winchester Road Roundabout
A MAN was robbed in the street and had his wallet stolen near Basingstoke town centre.
Police are looking for witnesses to the incident on August 12 at 6.30am near Winchester Road, Basingstoke, when a 32-year-old man was attacked.
He was walking along Winchester Road from Basingstoke train station at around 6.20am and passed through a subway near the Winchester Road Roundabout. As he came out the other side he was hit on the head from behind and pushed to the ground.
The attacker went through the victim’s pockets and stole his wallet before running off back along Winchester Road.
The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at Basingstoke hospital.
Detective constable Andy Gibbs said: “This area of town is usually quite busy with commuters at this time, so someone may have seen something.
“If you know anything about this incident, please contact me as soon as possible.”
Anyone with information should contact Det Con Gibbs at Basingstoke CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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