Police launch hunt for three hooded thugs who mugged man in Moray

Police have launched a hunt for a group of hooded thugs who mugged and assaulted a man in Moray.

The 55-year-old victim attacked and robbed on Califer Road, Forres, just after midnight on Saturday August 1.

He was approached by three men, thought to be in their late teens to early twenties, who stole a quantity of cash from him.

The man suffered minor injuries but did not require medical treatment.

Now officers are appealing for information which may help them track down the suspects, who were all wearing dark hooded tops.

Detective Sergeant Robbie Williams of Elgin CID said: “This was a scary experience for the man involved who has been shaken by the incident.

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“I would urge anyone who may have been in the area at the time or saw the three men to get in touch with us as soon as possible.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident number 2091 of 1, August 2020.


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