Reveller kicked in face by thugs in vicious resort robbery

Police are trying to trace these two men
Police are trying to trace these two men

Two thugs kicked a reveller in the face before stealing his wallet and gold ring.

The duo’s 27-year-old victim suffered bruising and swelling after being punched to the ground and booted, in what police described as a ‘nasty’ attack.

Officers have now released CCTV images of two men they want to speak to about the robbery, which happened close to the walk-in centre on Whitegate Drive, at 4am on Saturday, July 16.

PC Lee Kelly, from Blackpool CID, said: “This was a nasty attack on a man who was making his way home from a night out and, as a result of our CCTV enquiries, we have identified two men we would like to speak to.”

Anybody with information can call police on 101, quoting reference number WA1610617.

Alternatively, it can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.