Police appeal after robbery of man, 85, on Brixton estate

Police have asked for help in finding two men who mugged an 85-year-old man in a communal lift.

The two men conered their victim with bicycles in the lift in the Angell Town Estate, Angell Road, Brixton between 4.30pm and 4.50pm on Monday 9 January.

One of them searched him  and stole the elderly man’s valuables despite his pleas to be left alone.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det Const Owen Griffiths on 020 8649 2477 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.