Police hunt for phone muggers

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Detectives are appealing for information after a 20-year-old man was robbed of his mobile phone in Blackpool.

The man was walking along Park Road when he was approached by two other men, one of who threatened to beat him up if he didn’t hand over his Samsung Galaxy S3.

Police today released details of two men they want to speak to in connection with the incident, which happened at 1pm on Monday, October 7.

One is described as white, between 17 and 26-years-old, around 5ft7in tall, skinny build and wearing a black tracksuit with the hood up.

The other man is white, around 6ft, of skinny build with acne and was wearing a grey Adidas tracksuit jacket with blue stripes and white/light grey shorts.

Call police on 101 with information.

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