Man robbed of phone and cards in Great Yarmouth alleyway attack

Police are investigating after a burglary in Three Score, near Bowthorpe. Picture: Archant.

Police are investigating after a burglary in Three Score, near Bowthorpe. Picture: Archant.

A man suffered minor head injuries after being attacked in a Great Yarmouth robbery, which saw his mobile phone and cards stolen.

The man, who is in his 50s, was in an alleyway off South Market Road late on Sunday evening when he was approached and attacked.

His attacker(s) then stole his mobile phone and bank cards before making off.

Police were alerted at 11.50pm, though the incident occurred prior to this.

The victim suffered minor head injuries as a result of the attack and was taken to James Paget University Hospital for further treatment.


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The alleyway was seal off overnight and for a period on Monday to allow officers to carry out initial forensic investigations.

Police are keen to hear from anybody who may have witnessed this incident or has any information concerning it.

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Anybody with information should contact Great Yarmouth CID on 101.

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