15th December 2018

Man and friend assaulted in attempted robbery in Taunton

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted robbery in Taunton.

The incident happened on Hammet Street at around 23:20 on Friday 23 November.

A man was walking with his friend when they were approached by two other men and one demanded his wallet. Both the man and his friend were then assaulted.

If you were in Hammett Street around this time and you saw anything that you think might help police with their investigation call 101, quoting reference number 5218261004, and ask to speak to PC 4426 Seward.