A MAN was injured in a street robbery during which a distinctive ring was stolen in Sunderland.
The 27-year-old victim suffered cuts to his hand when he was assaulted by two men who then stole the ring from him. It is believed the pair may have had a knife.
The robbery happened between 3pm and 3.30pm on Tuesday, April 7, in a rear lane of St Lukes Terrace, near the junction with Oxford Street in Pallion.
One of the offenders is described as white, early 30’s, with a pale complexion, stocky build and black long straggly hair. He was wearing a navy vest top.
The second offender is described as white, late 20s and slim. He was wearing a light grey hooded top with the hood up and navy jogging bottoms.
Anyone offered a similar ring for sale, in particular any second-hand shops, is asked to contact police.
Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference 851 070415 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.