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Appeal after robbery and assault, Brixton

News   •   Aug 20, 2019 15:50 BST

Detectives are appealing for information following a serious assault and robbery in Brixton on Sunday, 28 July.


Police were called at around 03:00hrs to reports of a man injured outside KFC, at the corner of Coldharbour Lane and Brixton Road.

Officers attended and found a man, aged in his 20s, suffering serious facial injuries.

He was taken to hospital where his injuries were declared not life changing or life threatening.

A number of items are also reported to have been taken from the victim at the time he was attacked, including a bank card.

It is believed the suspects may both have left the scene on one bike.

Police are urging anyone who witnessed the assault or the events leading up to it to call police with reference 1286/28JUL19.