Man robbed in Hundred Acre woods near Wickham

Police have revealed that a man was robbed in Hundred Acre Woods near Wickham.

Almost a month since the incident took place, Hampshire Police have provided details and released an E-fit image of a man they want to talk to.

On Thursday August 10th at approximately 5.30pm a man in his 30s was approached by a man unknown to him in Hundred Acre Woods. The man then threatened him and forced him to hand over his phone, a Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4.

A police spokesperson said: “Since this incident was reported to us we have been following all lines of enquiry available to us and now have this e-fit image of a man, seen in the area at the time, who we would like to speak to.”

He is described as:

  • Mixed race
  • 5ft 10ins tall
  • Of average build
  • Short black hair and a short, patchy beard
  • Wearing a black hoody with white writing on the back and blue jeans

If you recognise this man, or have any information which may assist the police,  please contact 101 quoting reference 44230322925.

Alternatively, you can go online and submit information via https://www.hampshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/

You can also submit information 100% anonymously via Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or visiting https://crimestoppers-uk.org/