A MAN was robbed in Torfaen.

The man was sat on a bench on the Usk Road side of Pontypool Park at around half past midnight on Sunday, November 14 when he was approached by someone around six foot tall and wearing all black clothing.

The victim was not injured but had his bag – which contained a wallet and a number of other items – pulled from his body.


The offender ran off in the direction of Pontypool Leisure Centre.

Anyone with any information relating to this incident is asked to contact Gwent Police on 101 or through their social media pages, quoting the reference 2100399485.