Police call for attempted phone robber witnesses
4:26pm Monday 23rd September 2013 in News
POLICE are appealing for information after a man believed to be intoxicated attempted to rob a 23-year-old woman of her mobile phone in Barry.
The woman had been walking home, after a night out, when the suspect approached her on O’Donnell Road close to the junction with Robins Lane around 4am on Saturday, September 21.
He is described as white, aged in his 20s or 30s, around 5ft 5ins in height, and of average build.
He spoke with a local accent and is described as having a deep voice.
It is believed that the man was intoxicated.
He was wearing dark coloured bottoms, a light blue hooded top with the hood up and white trainers.
He ran off after he failed to grab the phone from her.
Police, continuing their investigation, are appealing for witnesses or anyone who recognises the suspect from the description to call 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.