Footage released by police hunting for cyclist robber
DETECTIVES have released CCTV footage of a suspect in Derby robbery in which a man was attacked by a cyclist.
The 39-year-old victim was walking past the Number Five bar in George Street carrying a laptop bag when a cyclist pushed the man to the floor, jumped off his bike and then tried to take the bag.
Police say the pair struggled on the floor and the victim was punched several times in the face.
His robber left empty-handed, cycling up George Street toward Friar Gate.
The attacker was of mixed race, in his late-20s or early-30s, of average build and about 5ft 7in tall. He wore a dark coat with the hood up.
The bike he rode was white or cream and had some parcel tape on the frame.
The incident happened at about 12.20am on Monday, February 11.