Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Disabled man attacked on mobility scooter in Fratton

Three men who attacked and robbed a disabled man riding a mobility scooter are being hunted by police.

The 48-year-old was travelling along Heathfield Road, Fratton, on Wednesday, when he was confronted by the men.

They punched him in the head and face and stole his wallet and mobile phone before running off into Gamble Road.

Officers are appealing for a man and woman who saw the attack at 1600 BST to contact them.

The victim suffered minor injuries to his head and was treated at the Queen Alexandra Hospital.

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