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Last Updated: Friday, 10 March 2006, 17:59 GMT
Loan collector robbed in street
A loan collector has been robbed of what police are describing as a substantial amount of cash.

The 71-year-old man was approached by two men while he was walking in the Fox Hill area of Bath.

One of the men grabbed his olive green shoulder bag which contained the money and punched him in the face.

Both men then ran off. The first offender is described as black, in his late teens, 5'6"(1.7m), of medium build and wearing a blue hooded top.

The other offender is said to be white, aged between 16 - 20, small build, 5ft 6ins(1.7m), and was wearing a grey hooded top.

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