[30 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
After City Street Attack
33-year-old man needed stitches for cuts to his face after he was
attacked by robbers in Coventry yesterday evening.
victim, who is from the city, suffered a cut on his left eyebrow
which required five stitches, a cut below his right eye which
required two butterfly stitches, a cut to his lip which needed
four stitches and loose teeth.
men approached the man from behind and grabbed his clothes,
causing him to spin around.
stole £50 cash from him and assaulted him with an unknown
implement across his face before fleeing the scene following the
attack at 7pm last night Monday January 29.
man is white, and the other black. They are both about 6ft tall
and average build. The white offender was wearing a beige coat and
his accomplice had dark hair.
with any information should contact CID on 024 7653 9040 or
Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.