Gang of four assaulted and robbed a man

Police are appealing for witnesses
Police are appealing for witnesses

A man was assaulted and robbed by a gang of four men who left him injured in the centre of Bedford.

The victim was in Silver Street between 1am and 4.10am, Tuesday (May 17) when he was attacked and had his wallet stolen..

Three of the group are described as white and the fourth is described as Asian. All are described as aged between 20 and 25-years-old.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Surinder Ram said: “These four opportunists gave no thought to the condition of their victim. Instead, they took his wallet while he was injured after their assault.”

He added: “It is essential we find out who is responsible for this cold hearted attack, and I would urge anyone with any information to come forward.”

Anyone with any information is asked to call DC Ram via 101 quoting crime reference number JH/19666/2016. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.