West Midlands Police are investigating after a 17 year old lad had his mobile phone stolen by a group of youths in the Great Park area of Rubery Rednal yesterday.
The robbery took place at around 8.30pm on Sunday 15th February. The 17 year old was walking with a friend on ‘The Lanes’ footpath from Belton Grove by Colmers School towards Great Park.
The pair were approached by a large group of youths who intimidated them. The victim was punched in the face, breaking his glasses, and his iPhone stolen.
The two managed to get away and ran to Morrisons supermarket car park where they phoned police.
Officers attended the scene to search for the group.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111