Witnesses are being urged to come forward after a man in his 20s suffered a broken jaw during a reported robbery in Tunbridge Wells.

The incident happened on the corner of Goods Station Road and Hill Street between 9.15pm and 9.45pm on Tuesday 12 September 2023.

A group of three or four males, believed to be in their late teens and with their faces covered, are alleged to have assaulted the victim after pinning him against a fence.

The man’s smartphone was stolen during the incident but later recovered by officers having been thrown into a nearby garden.

Anyone who saw or heard the incident or may have captured it on their CCTV, dashcam or doorbell cameras is urged to call the appeal line on 01622 604100 quoting reference 46/164150/23.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form at this link.

By Ed

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