A man had his chain stolen in a robbery in Hereford city centre on Saturday evening, West Mercia Police have confirmed.

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police told Your Herefordshire:

“Officers received a report of a robbery in St Owen Street, Hereford on Saturday 20 November at just after 10pm.

“It is reported that a man approached the victim and asked him for a cigarette before grabbing his chain from around his neck and then running off with it.

“An investigation into this robbery is ongoing and if anyone has any information relating to this incident please report it online via the West Mercia Police website or call 101 quoting incident 718i of 20 November.”