ESSEX Police are appealing for information to identify two men after a woman was robbed in Grays.
Two men approached the 47-year-old victim from behind in the stairwell of a block of flats in Seabrooke Rise in at about 4.45pm on Friday May 18.
One of the men pulled her backwards. The second man demanded money and threatened her with an unknown object, causing three scratches to her face.
They took medication from her trolley bag and a three figure sum of cash from her pocket.
The first man was described as white, tall, and wore glasses, a baseball cap and a blue tracksuit.
His accomplice was described as white and had a scarf around his face.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or saw the two men in the Seabrooke Rise area around the time of the robbery is asked to call Detective Constable
Matthew Bedingfield at Grays CID on 101 quoting reference 42/68999/18.
Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at Crimestoppers-uk.org