Robber with ‘long greasy hair’ punches Gosport cyclist and steals his bike

Police are hunting a man who punched a cyclist and then stole his bike
Police are hunting a man who punched a cyclist and then stole his bike

A ‘GREASY-HAIRED’ thug robbed a cyclist in an alleyway, police have said.

The attack took place in alleyway between Grange Road and Military Road, near Alder Lane, Gosport, at 5.20am on Saturday.

The 39-year-old victim, who is from the town, was punched and then had his bike stolen. The bike, a black MTN Ridge Stratus, was ridden off towards Military Road.

Police described the robber as having dark, greasy, long hair and wearing a black jacket, black trousers and white trainers with holes in them.

Witnesses or those with information are being urged to call police on 101 quoting reference 44180322047 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.