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Man robbed in Diss

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was robbed while walking through a churchyard in Diss.  

The incident happened on Monday 21 August at about 6.30pm as the victim, a man in his 60s, walked through St Mary’s Church when he was approached by a man who grabbed and punched him before stealing between £200 & £300 in cash and a bank card from the victim’s pocket.  

The suspect is described as white, aged 19-20 years, about 6ft 2 and was wearing a woolly hat.  

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or noticed a man acting suspiciously in the area around the time stated.  

Anyone with information should contact Detective Constable Katy Pointer at Norwich CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.