[11 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Teenager Injured By
Coventry Street Attacker
teenager was punched in the face several times by a man who
demanded money from him in Coventry city centre yesterday.
attack happened in Cox Street at 2.30am, when the 19-year-old was
confronted by a black man, 5ft 8ins with a goatee beard.
victim was struck several times in the face, suffering a two-inch
cut to his right eyebrow and swelling to his left eye and
Accurist watch, which had a silver strap and blue face, worth £50,
was taken by the robber.
attacker then fled in the direction of Generations nightclub in
Raglan Street. He was wearing a grey hooded fleece and black
are appealing for any witnesses to call 024 7653 9010 or
Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.