Pensioner robbed by two men

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a 75-year-old man was robbed in Basingstoke.

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Pensioner robbed by two men in Hampshire

Police are hunting two men who robbed a pensioner in Basingstoke.

The 75-year-old man was walking near to the junction of Norn Hill and the footpath leading to Doswell Way, just before 9pm on March 30.

He was approached by two Indian men aged between 20 and 25, who searched him and stole some cash.

They then ran off towards Basing View.

The first man is described as about 5ft 11ins tall, had short black curly hair and was wearing green and brown combat trousers and a black jumper with white writing.

The second man was about 5ft 7ins tall and was wearing dark green jeans, a white jumper, a baseball cap and white addidas trainers. He had short straight hair.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact DC Simon Quickfall at Basingstoke Police Station on 101.

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