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Robbers strike in broad daylight.
10:39am Friday 26th October 2012 in Local News
TWO thugs threatened a man with a knife and robbed him in broad daylight.
The 45-year-old victim was in Fincheley Road, Westcliff, when he was approached by the two lowlives at about 10.45am on Thursday.
They pulled out a 6ins long knife which was described as having a knuckle duster as a handle.
They demanded his wallet and Nike sports bag, which they then stole. The victim ran off.
The suspects are described as both black.
The one with the knife was aged 15 to 20, about 5ft 9ins tall wearing a black tracksuit and bright red trainers.
The other was early teens, about 5ft 7ins tall, and was wearing all black with a dintinctive large diamond earring.
Anyone with information should call the Target Offender Team at Southend police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.