Gang rob man of hundreds in cash

A MAN was robbed of hundreds of pounds by a gang of men while out walking his dog.

The 25-year-old victim was assaulted in Cromer Walk, close to the metal footbridge, at about 3.30pm on Saturday. The men grabbed him, took the cash then ran away.

The attackers were white, 17 to 20 and of slim to medium build. All were wearing dark tracksuits. A police spokesman said: “The victim was attacked so quickly and with such force that he did not even have the time to call his dog to help him. Witnesses can call 101 quoting serial 938 of 19/4