Appeal for information following Lonsdale St robbery
Victoria Police Embona Taskforce detectives are investigating following a robbery in Melbourne in June.
Police have been told a 20-year-old Melbourne man was walking by himself down Lonsdale St when he was approached by three men walking towards him from the opposite direction on Saturday, June 2 about 3.25am.
One of the three men stopped and turned towards the victim, before threatening to assault him and making demands for his belongings.
The victim handed over his AirPods, and the three men walked away towards Russell St.
Police have released images and CCTV of a man who they believe may be able to assist with their enquiries.
The offender is perceived to be Caucasian in appearance, approximately 20 to 30 years of age, average height and build and was wearing black clothing and a red beanie.
Officers are appealing for anyone who may have been driving in the area at the time with dashcam vision or anyone with CCTV to come forward.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. •