Attempted Robbery – Bridgwater

Avon & Somerset Police are appealing to the public for witnesses to come forward. This follows the attempted theft of a vehicle in Bridgwater last week. At approximately noon on Wednesday 18 August, a man was delivering items in Sunnybank Road. He was approached by an unknown male. The unknown male then threatened the victim demanding he hand over keys to the delivery vehicle. He then punched the victim several times.

The victim managed to get back into his vehicle. He sustained minor injuries during the incident and attended Musgrove Park Hospital as a precaution. The offender fled the scene in the direction of Rhode Lane empty handed. The offender is described as male, white, about 5ft 10ins and wore a grey hooded top, black jogging bottoms and white trainers.

The Police would like anyone who witnesses the incident to come forward. If you witnessed the incident, or have CCTV in the surrounding area, please get in touch. You can call 101 giving reference number 5221190187.

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