Early hours street robbery in Heanor

A MAN was attacked and robbed whilst returning home from a night out in Heanor in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The 30-year-old man was accosted by a gang of four men on Ray Street, at 1.40am. An argument developed and one of the gang hit the man on the back of the head. He fell to the ground and the four men walked off down Mundy Street. One of them returned and rifled through his pockets taking an i-phone. The victim sustained cuts to his head.

The men were described as white and in their early to mid 20s, and were all around 5ft 8ins tall.

If you have any information call police on 0345 123 3333.