Gold chain yanked from walker in Tintwistle

A walker had a gold chain yanked from his neck while he was walking along a path in Tintwistle. The victim was walking along a path around Bottoms Reservoir on Bank Holiday Monday when he was approached from behind.
His assailant grabbed the thick gold chain from his neck and yanked it off, before running off in the direction he had come from. The robber was white, of skinny build, with brown hair, and was wearing yellow shorts and a plain white t-shirt. The offence happened at about 4.30pm. Police want to hear from anyone who was walking along the path around Bottoms Reservoir around that time, who might have seen the victim or offender.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call PC Matt Cox on 101, quoting reference 16000255935.
Alternatively, send him a message online by visiting the Contact Us section of our website
You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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