Police on the Isle of Wight are investigating a robbery.
At around 11pm on Friday, a 26-year-old man was walking along Lugley Street in Newport when he became aware of three men behind him.
Without warning, one of the group punched him in the face knocking him to the ground.
The man continued to be assaulted but residents heard his shouts for help and the group ran off. The man then discovered his wallet had been taken.