Vulnerable man assaulted during Leeds robbery

Property was stolen from a vulnerable man when he was robbed in Cottingley.
Property was stolen from a vulnerable man when he was robbed in Cottingley.

A vulnerable man was assaulted and had property stolen during a robbery in Cottingley.

Police today appealed for information on the incident, which took place in Cottingley Drive on Sunday at around 11.15am.

Anyone who can help is asked to contact Leeds CID on 101, quoting crime reference 13160339008.

Information can also be passed on in person at Elland Road Police Station, or via the online reporting tool at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/contactus.

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