E-fit of suspected robber released by police force

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Police have released an image of a suspected robber who was one of a gang which stole a man’s wallet.

The robbery happened in Dockholme Lane, Long Eaton, between 10.45pm and 11.15pm on Sunday January 9 when the 20-year-old man was walking on a canal bridge.

He was approached by three men who asked him for a cigarette, threatened him and then stole his wallet.

The robber who spoke to him was in his late teens or early 20s, about 6ft tall and slim.

He was wearing a black hooded top, a dark baseball cap, a dark scarf, dark tracksuit bottoms and black leather gloves.

The second man was slightly older, about 5ft 8ins tall and wearing a dark hooded top.

The third is the one pictured above. He is described as being white, in his late teens or early 20s, about 5ft 10ins tall, with a stocky build, short fair hair and a hooped earring in his left ear. He was wearing a dark hoody with the hood down and jeans.

Anyone with information should call Pc Melisa Warren on 0345 123 33 33 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.