Detectives from Hammersmith & Fulham are appealing for information following a robbery in Shepherds Bush.
On Monday 31st October at 23:00hrs a 38-year-old man was robbed along Cathnor Road, W12.
The victim was walking along Cathnor Road when he was approached by a male who asked him for directions. As the victim was giving directions he was hit on the back of his head by another male. He was hit 6 times in the head until fell to the floor. They then demanded property and made off with the victims mobile phone and green wallet containing credit and debit cards.
As a result of the robbery the victim was taken to a west London hospital. A section of his top lip was torn away which required stitches, he sustained swelling to his left eye, a cut to his left eyelid and sustained bruising to his eyes, back of his head and his hands were grazed.
Suspect 1 was described as a tall, lean black male with very dark skin tone, in his late teens, early twenties, a street-style London accent, wearing a grey hoodie with the hood up.
Suspect 2 was described as wearing an oatmeal or tan coloured hooded top.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective Jim Berry based in the Burglary Squad at Hammersmith Police Station on 0208 246 2679. Alternatively if you wish to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.