Robbers punch man to ground in Aylesbury

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A MAN was punched to the ground and robbed of his mobile phone and tablet computer in Aylesbury in the early hours of Friday morning.

The victim, a 23-year-old man, was approached from behind and punched to the floor in Tring Road between 1am and 1.30am.

He was then searched and an HTC mobile phone was stolen from his pocket and a Motorola tablet computer from his bag.

Case Investigator Tina Scott said: “The victim suffered swelling and bruising in the incident and needed hospital treatment at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

“He was shaken by the incident and has been unable to provide detailed descriptions of the offenders. However, we believe that two men were involved.”

Anyone with any information about this incident should contact Case Investigator Scott via the Force enquiry centre on 101.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.