Appeal after man stabbed and robbed in Harlow Town Park
Crime / Fri 7th Aug 2020 pm31 02:14pm
ESSEX Police are investigating a robbery in Harlow where a man sustained a small stab wound to his stomach
It was reported he was approached by two men in Harlow Town Park at around 5.20pm on Wednesday 5 August who asked him for a cigarette.
As he tried to oblige, he was punched to the face and stabbed to his side before his backpack was taken.
Fortunately the man, who’s in his 30s, was not seriously injured and sustained small cuts to his stomach.
The men are both described as being in their late teens.
One is described as white, slim, 5ft 11ins tall with short brown hair, and wearing a dark, navy blue tracksuit.
The other man has been described as ‘mixed race’, around the same height, stocky, and wearing a dark grey tracksuit.
Both men had small bags.
If you saw anything, have any CCTV or dash cam footage, or have any other information please call us on 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/118662/20 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.