Police release CCTV images after robbery in Pontefract

Detectives investigating a robbery in Pontefract have released CCTV images of a man they would like speak to.

Police said three men were walking home on Southgate at around 4.30am on Sunday, December 15 when two of them, both aged 21, were assaulted by a group of youths.

During the assault one of the men had his mobile phone stolen. He was left with bruising to the face and a bloody nose.

The other man suffered bruising to his face and a broken finger.

DC Ricky Scott of Wakefield CID, said:“I am appealing for anyone who recognises the man pictured or who saw the incident to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555111.”