[26 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Chain Ripped From
Man's Neck In City Centre
man had a gold chain ripped from his neck by an attacker in a
Coventry street yesterday afternoon.
man was in Greyfriars Lane next to the Careers Centre when he was
set upon at 3.30pm.
was grabbed by the attacker, a white man in his early 20s, and
pushed against a wall.
victim felt something sharp being pressed into his side, but did
not see a weapon.
16-inch gold chain worth £40 was pulled from his neck. His
pockets were searched and £80 in cash was taken before the
attacker then fled. He has short black curly hair and was possibly
wearing a black hooded jacket.
should call 024 7653 9010.