Devon

Man attacked in Colyton bank bag robbery

A man has been attacked and a bank bag containing more than £3,000 stolen during a robbery in east Devon.

The victim was attacked in Kings Street in Colyton by two men at about 10:25 BST. A struggle ensued when the two men tried to take the bag, police said.

One of the suspects was believed to have struck the victim's hand, causing him to release the cloth Lloyds Bank money bag containing £3,050.

The robbers then made off along a nearby church path.

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