October 11, 2011 10.59 am This story is over 149 months old

Man robbed of mobile phone at knife point

Street robbery: Police are looking for information after a man had his phone and some cash stolen.

Police are seeking information after a young man in Lincoln had his mobile phone stolen at knife point.

The incident happened in St Catherine’s at around 3.45am on October 11. The 20-year-old man was approached by another man asking to use his phone.

When he refused, the offender threatened him with a knife and demanded the Samsung phone and cash. The offender left with the phone and around £3 cash.

He is described as white, around 19-years-old and slim, wearing a white jacket and black jeans.

Anyone with information on the incident or suspect should call Lincolnshire Police on 0300 111 0300 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Source: Lincolnshire Police | Photo: Google Streetview