Police are investigating a robbery that happened in Newport last night (Tuesday 3 July).
A 30 year-old man who was using a wheelchair was travelling home on Petticoat Lane, when he was approached by two men close to Birch Gardens at around 11:35 pm.
One of the men punched the victim leaving him with bruising around his left eye. He was also kicked in the shin.
The men stole; a set of two small silver open ended spanners, Allen keys, cigarettes, and a pair of glasses.
The victim described the men as:
Aged in their late teens or early twenties.
Both men were of medium build and between 5ft 9 ins and 5ft 11 ins tall.
We are reviewing CCTV in the area and have already identified potential witnesses. We have not received any similar reports in the area.