Inquiries continue after aggravated robbery of man at Kelso

Police are searching for two men following an alleged aggravated robbery of a man in the state’s Central Tablelands overnight.

About 9.50pm yesterday (Tuesday 19 November 2019), a 33-year-old man was walking east on the Learmonth Park footpath, adjacent to the Great Western Highway at Kelso, when he was approached by two men.

Police were told one of the men grabbed the 33-year-old by his shirt, threatening him and demanding property.

The men allegedly stole the victim’s mobile phone and were last seen running north across Learmonth Park.

The 33-year-old suffered a scratch to his neck during the incident.

One of the men was described as being approximately 40 years old, 170cm, with a medium build, olive complexion, short hair and a (unkempt) beard. He was last seen wearing a multi-coloured, below the knee length cargo shorts and a t-shirt.

The second man was also described as being approximately 40 years old, 185cm, with a solid build. He was last seen wearing a cap, muscle shirt and shorts.

Anyone with information about this incident, including dashcam and CCTV footage, is urged to contact Bathurst Police Station: 6332 8699, Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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