Are you the good samaritan who saved disabled man from street mugging?

Southend Standard: Are you the good samaritan who saved disabled man from street mugging? Are you the good samaritan who saved disabled man from street mugging?

POLICE urgently want to hear from the good Samaritan who came to the aid of a disabled man as he was being robbed in the street. 

Police are investigating the attack which happened in Chalvedon in Pitsea at about 5.30pm on April 4. 

A 33-year-old man, who has learning difficulties, had been to the shops and bought a chocolate bar and drink. 

He was approached by a woman who demanded cash and threatened him. 

She snatched his shopping bag from him.

However a passer-by intervened, got the shopping bag back and walked the victim home. 

The victim suffers from learning difficulties. 

The day after the incident police arrested a 25-year-old woman in connection with the incident. 

She has been bailed until May 16.

Police urgently need to trace the man who came to the victim's aid so that they can gather further evidence.

The good samaritan is  a white man, around 6ft tall, aged in his mid to late thirties, medium build with a bald or shaved head.

Dc Andrew Rowley, who is investigating the incident, said: "We are looking to locate this man as he is a witness to the robbery and also a possible victim to an assault from the female suspect. I ask him to contact me at Basildon CID on 101."

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6:53pm Tue 22 Apr 14

Calm Down, Calm Down says...

Please come forward, as the accused will only do it again.
Please come forward, as the accused will only do it again. Calm Down, Calm Down
  • Score: 18

8:58pm Tue 22 Apr 14

Adrenaline_Junkie says...

Calm Down, Calm Down wrote:
Please come forward, as the accused will only do it again.
Id love to do it to me. Id smash her face in .
[quote][p][bold]Calm Down, Calm Down[/bold] wrote: Please come forward, as the accused will only do it again.[/p][/quote]Id love to do it to me. Id smash her face in . Adrenaline_Junkie
  • Score: 15

5:35pm Wed 23 Apr 14

Living the La Vida Legra says...

Well done Sir,
you are truly one of our community's heros
Well done Sir, you are truly one of our community's heros Living the La Vida Legra
  • Score: 10

8:18pm Wed 23 Apr 14

InTheKnowOk says...

She's lower than a snakes belly ..
She's lower than a snakes belly .. InTheKnowOk
  • Score: 7

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