Man beaten to the ground in west Belfast robbery
A 27-year-old man was beaten to the ground by a group of youths in a west Belfast robbery.
The victim was walking along the Springfield Road, in the Clonard area when he was set upon by a group of youths between 12.30am and 1.30am on Sunday.
He received several injuries, however, they are not believed to be life threatening, police said.
The man's green Nokia phone and his wallet containing cash were taken in the attack.
Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact investigating officers on 101, quoting reference 398 of the 06/02/17.
Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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