Teenager robbed on way home from work in Swansea Enterprise Zone
POLICE are appealing for information after a teenager riding home from work on his bike was assaulted and robbed.
The 18-year-old was cycling in Swansea Enterprise Zone when he was approach by two men who hit him in the face and legs, and stole the earphones from his iPod music player.
He later need treatment at Morriston Hospital for his injuries.
South Wales Police detective sergeant Lee Carpenter of Neath CID said: “This was a nasty incident where the victim has been stopped as he rode his bike home from work, assaulted and had property stolen from him.
“We are appealing to anyone who recognises the suspects from the detailed descriptions and urge anyone with information to contact the police.”
The incident happened on the cycle path near the junction with Mona Close at around 6pm on October 23, though the details have only now been made public.
Police have issued descriptions of two men they want to talk in connection with the incident.
The first is described as white, aged in his late 20s, around 6ft tall and of an average build, and with blonde or light brown short hair. He was wearing blue jeans and a navy coloured hooded top.
The second is described as white, aged in his mid 20s, slightly shorter in height than the first man and of similar build. He was wearing a dark blue or black hooded top, and high-visibility workman-style trousers.
Can you help? Call South Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111