18th August 2010
On Thursday 12 August 2010 Torbay Police received a report of a robbery having taken place in the area of Babbacombe Downs. The victim was a male aged in his 70s.
During initial investigation and upon speaking with the victim it is believed that there could have been previous, unreported similar offences in this area. Police are interested in speaking to any other person/s who may have been a victim in this area of Torquay in the last 12 -18 months and for a number of personal reasons did not feel confident to report it.
In conjunction with The Intercom Trust, Devon and Cornwall Police would like to speak to any individual who has information relating to this incident or any other.
The information given will be treated in the strictest of confidence and dealt with extremely sensitively. Please contact Devon and Cornwall Police on 08452 777444 quoting Log 4 of 120810. Alternatively you can contact The Intercom Trust CONFIDENTIAL helpline on 0800 6123010.