DETECTIVES in Barry are appealing for information or witnesses following an attempted robbery in the car park of Morrisons supermarket.

The victim was packing shopping into his car near to the steps towards Millennium Bridge at approximately 3.30pm to 3.45pm on Wednesday, May 27, when he was approached from behind.

He turned to find two men, who demanded his wallet.

The victim refused and hit one of the assailants, before they made off.

The first suspect is described as around 5ft 10in, of slim build, with brown, greasy hair.

He spoke with a local accent and appeared to be under the influence of drink or drugs.

He was wearing an electric blue zip-up sports top, light blue jeans and dark trainers.

The second suspect is described as of chubbier build and may have had a ginger shaved head.

Anyone who witnessed anything suspicious around the time of the incident, or who believes they may know the identity of the suspects, is asked to contact 101, quoting occurrence 2000184277.